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Disease Nevus, Pigmented

Name Nevus, Pigmented
Synonyms Melanocytic Nevi | Melanocytic Nevus | Nevi, Melanocytic | Nevi, Pigmented | Nevus, Melanocytic | Pigmented Moles | Pigmented Nevi | Pigmented Nevus
Definition A nevus containing melanin. The term is usually restricted to nevocytic nevi (round or oval collections of melanin-containing nevus cells occurring at the dermoepidermal junction of the skin or in the dermis proper) or moles, but may be applied to other pigmented nevi.
Categories Cancer
MeSH® ID D009508

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DiseasesNeoplasms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neoplasms by Histologic Type Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Nevi and Melanomas Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Nevus Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Nevus, Pigmented Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Nevus, Pigmented Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Giant pigmented hairy nevus
  Mongolian Spot
View node Nevus, Blue
  Nevus of Ota
View node Nevus, Spindle Cell Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Phacomatosis pigmentokeratotica
  Progeria short stature pigmented nevi