Halo Nevus

(Nevus with halo, Sutton nevus)
  • Guido Massi
  • Philip E. Leboit


Halo nevus is a clinical term referring to a nevus surrounded by a round depigmented area of skin. The nevus itself usually undergoes regression with progressive depigmentation.


Inflammatory Infiltrate Lymphocytic Infiltrate Melanocytic Nevus Melanocytic Lesion Seborrheic Keratosis 
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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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