Nevus

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Nevus

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Nevus" returned 470 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Transformation of nevus to melanoma, or not?
 

Author(s): Michael D Yu, Carol L Shields

Journal: Indian J Ophthalmol. 2018 06;66(6):745.

 

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Sirolimus alternative to blood transfusion as a life saver in blue rubber bleb nevus syndrome: A case report.
 

Author(s): Ke-Ling Wang, Shu-Fang Ma, Ling-Yu Pang, Meng-Na Zhang, Lin-Yan Hu, Meng-Jia Liu, Li-Ping Zou

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2018 Feb;97(8):e9453.

 

Blue rubber bleb nevus syndrome (BRBNS) is a rare disease characterized by multiple venous malformations. The gastrointestinal bleeding and secondary iron deficiency anemia are the most common complications. There are currently no effective treatments for BRBNS. Here, we report a ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Intravitreal bevacizumab associated with photodynamic therapy in a case of polypoidal choroidal vasculopathy associated with choroidal nevus: A case report.
 

Author(s): Carlos M Rangel, Eva Villota, Álvaro Fernández-Vega González, Ronald M Sanchez-Avila

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2017 Dec;96(52):e9400.

 

Report the clinical findings and management of a case of polypoidal choroidal vasculopathy associated with choroidal nevus which received combination therapy.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Nevus" returned 28 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

A 10-year delayed diagnosis of blue rubber bleb nevus syndrome characterized by refractory iron-deficiency anemia: A case report and literature review.
 

Author(s): Xue Tang, Ju Gao, Xue Yang, Xia Guo

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2018 Jun;97(22):e10873.

 

Blue rubber bleb nevus syndrome (BRBNS) is a rare vascular disorder consisting of multifocal venous malformations. Delayed diagnosis or misdiagnosis frequently occurs in patients without typical cutaneous lesions or gastrointestinal bleeding symptoms. This article reports a 10-year ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Porokeratotic eccrine and hair follicle nevus: a report of two cases and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Alfredo Daniel Agulló-Pérez, Miguel Ángel Resano-Abarzuza, Alicia Córdoba-Iturriagagoitia, Juan Ignacio Yanguas-Bayona

Journal: An Bras Dermatol. 2017 ;92(5 Suppl 1):121-125.

 

Porokeratotic eccrine and hair follicle nevus is a very rare non-hereditary disorder of keratinization with eccrine and hair follicle involvement with only 9 cases described in the literature. In 2009 the term porokeratotic anexial ostial nevus was proposed to comprehend porokeratotic ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Blue nevus with satellitosis: case report and literature review.
 

Author(s): Ana Helena Kalies Oliveira, Ana Flávia de Melo Cavalcanti Shiraishi, Bogdana Victoria Kadunc, Patrícia de Carvalho Sotero, Rafael Fantelli Stelini, Cínthia Mendes

Journal: An Bras Dermatol. 2017 ;92(5 Suppl 1):30-33.

 

Blue nevus is a benign melanocytic lesion, typically asymptomatic and of unknown etiology. Many histological subtypes are recognized, the most commons being: common blue nevus, cellular blue nevus, and combined blue nevus. New rare variants have been described in the literature, with ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Genetic Basis of Melanocytic Nevi
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Melanocytic Nevi

 

Last Updated: 29 Jan 2018

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BAP1 Testing in Instance Choroidal Nevi or Uveal Melanoma
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Choroidal Nevi, Uveal Melanoma

 

Last Updated: 4 Aug 2016

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Quality of Life and Stigmatization in Children With Congenital Melanocytic Nevi Before and After Nevus Excision
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Quality of Life; Stigmatization

 

Last Updated: 28 Oct 2016

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