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Nevi

  • Horacio Cabo
  • Aimilios Lallas
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Abstract

The term “melanocytic nevi” comprises a heterogeneous group of benign melanocytic proliferations with different epidemiologic, clinical, dermoscopic, and histopathologic characteristics. Within this spectrum, it is possible to distinguish two main categories: congenital melanocytic nevi (CMN) and acquired melanocytic nevi (AMN).

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Horacio Cabo
    • 1
  • Aimilios Lallas
    • 2
  1. 1.Instituto de Investigaciones Médicas “A. Lanari”. Dermatology SectionUniversity of Buenos AiresBuenos AiresArgentina
  2. 2.First Department of DermatologyAristotle University of ThessalonikiThessalonikiGreece

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