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Skin-melanocytic tumor
Nevi
White sponge nevus

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

General
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Terminology
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Epidemiology
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Sites
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Clinical features
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Case reports
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Treatment
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Clinical images
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White plaques on buccal mucosa

White plaques on tongue
Micro description
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Micro images
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Parakeratosis, acanthosis and spongiosis of mucosal epithelium
with blunting of rete ridges; vacuolated and dyskeratotic epithelial
keratinocytes demonstrate perinuclear eosinophilic condensations
Differential diagnosis
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End of Skin-melanocytic tumor > Nevi > White sponge nevus


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