TITLE

MELANOCYTIC NEVI IN CHILDREN: A CLINICAL STUDY

AUTHOR(S)
Banerjee, Kalyan
PUB. DATE
April 2006
SOURCE
Indian Journal of Dermatology;2006, Vol. 51 Issue 2, p153
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses a clinical study of melanocytic nevi in children. Potential markers for neurocutaneous melanosis include headache, irritability, lethargy, photophobia, recurrent vomiting, loss of developmental milestones and seizures. The need for a sentinel lymph node biopsy in cases of a Spitz nevi and melanocytic tumors of uncertain malignant potential is emphasized.
ACCESSION #
22066793

 

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