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Synonyms for nevus

a blemish on the skin that is formed before birth

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Amarantus completed the acquisition of ESS in July 2015, and has focused the Company's near-term execution strategy on the advancement of ESS in several therapeutic areas including Congenital Giant Hairy Nevus and pediatric severe burns, two rare pediatric diseases that the Company believes would be eligible for a Rare Pediatric Disease Designation (RPDD) by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
Blue Rubber Bleb Nevus Sendrom'u hemanjiom gibi kutanoz ve gastrointestinal vaskuler malformasyonlarla karakterize nadir gorulen bir hastaliktir (1).
The treatment involves expanding normal healthy skin around the nevus [lesions of the skin] using expanders and later removing the nevus to cover it with healthy skin," he explained.
In this regard, developing an antibody that reliably distinguishes between chronic photoactivation, paracicatricial melanocytic hyperplasia, junctional nevus, and lentigo maligna would be a valuable diagnostic adjunct.
Basal cell nevus syndrome, also known as Gorlin syndrome, is an inherited disorder caused by a mutation of the patched gene, a member of the Hedgehog signaling pathway.
Bu hastaliklarin bazilari histopatolojik olarak da beyaz sungersi nevus ile kansabilir.
and colleagues studied 41 patients with basal cell nevus syndrome, who are genetically predisposed to develop basal cell carcinomas.
Tang of Stanford University Medical Center and colleagues studied 41 patients with basal cell nevus syndrome, who are genetically predisposed to develop basal cell carcinomas.
A 21-year-old woman presented with a giant hairy nevus on the right side of her face (figure 1).
The presence of even one atypical (dys-plastic) nevus independently predicts up to a 60% greater risk for melanoma, said Dr.
Spitzoid lezyonlar, bir ucunda Spitz nevus, diger ucunda ise Spitzoid melanom, arada ise atipik Spitz nevus, atipik Spitzoid tumor veya malignite potansiyeli bilinmeyen Spitzoid tumor (Spitzoid tumor of uncertain malignant potential, STUMP) olarak degisik sekillerde isimlendirilen hem Spitz nevus hem de melanomun ozelliklerini tasiyan vakalarin bulundugu bir spektrum olarak kabul edilebilir (8).
A melanocytic nevus, or mole, is a brown or black area on the skin that is usually smaller than the size of an eraser tip of a pencil.
Dysplastic nevus syndrome with multiple primary amelanotic melanomas in oculocutaneous albinism.
We are concerned that their diagnosis is incorrect, and that the patient rather has a linear basal cell nevus.