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Nevi of the Conjunctiva

  • Guido Massi
  • Philip E. Leboit

Abstract

The conjunctiva is frequently involved by congenital and acquired benign melanocytic proliferations. The entities we discuss herein are: congenital, racial and acquired epithelial pigmentations, ocular-dermal melanocytoses and melanocytic nevi.

Keywords

Melanocytic Nevus Melanocytic Lesion Bulbar Conjunctiva Seborrheic Keratosis Blue Nevus 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Guido Massi
    • 1
  • Philip E. Leboit
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of PathologyCatholic University Medical SchoolRomeItaly
  2. 2.University of CaliforniaSan FranciscoUSA

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