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Skin-melanocytic tumor
Nevi
Specific sites

Reviewer: Christopher Hale, M.D. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 20 April 2013, last major update November 2012
Copyright: (c) 2002-2013, PathologyOutlines.com, Inc.

Sites: acral, ankle, auricular, flexural skin, genital, head and neck

Acral nevi
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General
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Clinical features
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Dermoscopic description
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Clinical images
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Various patterns

Transition pattern

Various images
Micro description
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Micro images
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Contributed by Angel Fernandez-Flores, MD, PhD, Hospital El Bierzo and Clinica Ponferrada, Spain

Retraction artifact, cytological atypia and pagetoid spread
Differential diagnosis
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Ankle nevi
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Epidemiology
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Clinical features
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Micro description
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Differential diagnosis
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Auricular nevi
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Clinical features
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Micro description
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Differential diagnosis
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Flexural skin nevi
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Sites
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Micro description
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Differential diagnosis
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Genital nevi
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Epidemiology
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Clinical features
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Atypical melanocytic nevi of genital type
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Micro description
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Micro images
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Large expansile oval
junctional nests

Papillomatosis and large
junctional nests with
retraction artifact

Atypia is present
Differential diagnosis
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Head and neck nevi
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Clinical features
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Micro description
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Differential diagnosis
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