Melanoma Arising in a Pre-Existent Nevus

  • Guido Massi
  • Philip E. Leboit


Melanoma develops in a pre-existing conventional nevus in two major patterns.


Melanocytic Nevus Dysplastic Nevus Congenital Nevus Dermal Component Pagetoid Spread 
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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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