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Medline ® Abstract for Reference 83

of 'Atypical (dysplastic) nevi'

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Pseudomelanoma: recurrent melanocytic nevus following partial surgical removal.
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Kornberg R, Ackerman AB
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Arch Dermatol. 1975;111(12):1588.
 
Histological markers enable the correct diagnosis of a pigmented lesion that histologically resembles a superficial spreading malignant melanoma and yet behaves in a wholly benign way. This pseudomelanoma occurs in young adults within a few weeks following partial surgical-shave excision of an intradermal melanocytic nevus.
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