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Vulvar Melanocytic Nevus

MedGen UID:
925536
Concept ID:
C4288004
Neoplastic Process

Definition

A benign, atypical, or dysplastic melanocytic nevus that arises from the vulva. [from NCI]

Professional guidelines

PubMed

Underwood PB Jr, Hester LL Jr
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Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Martin SD, Martin KC, Gilks CB, Crawford RI, Hoang LN
Int J Gynecol Pathol 2024 Jul 1;43(4):389-396. Epub 2023 Dec 6 doi: 10.1097/PGP.0000000000001004. PMID: 38085951
Wang DG, Huang FR, Chen W, Zhou Y, Wang CY, Zhu F, Shao BJ, Luo D
Am J Dermatopathol 2020 Jun;42(6):414-422. doi: 10.1097/DAD.0000000000001599. PMID: 31880593
Brenn T
Ann Diagn Pathol 2018 Dec;37:91-102. Epub 2018 Sep 27 doi: 10.1016/j.anndiagpath.2018.09.010. PMID: 30312883
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Christensen WN, Friedman KJ, Woodruff JD, Hood AF
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Diagnosis

Allbritton JI
Obstet Gynecol Clin North Am 2017 Sep;44(3):339-352. doi: 10.1016/j.ogc.2017.04.002. PMID: 28778635
Brenn T
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Panizzon RG
Semin Dermatol 1996 Mar;15(1):67-70. doi: 10.1016/s1085-5629(96)80021-6. PMID: 8723827
Blickstein I, Feldberg E, Dgani R, Ben-Hur H, Czernobilsky B
Obstet Gynecol 1991 Nov;78(5 Pt 2):968-70. PMID: 1923241

Therapy

Serra MC, Menicanti C, Pennacchioli E, Tosti G
An Bras Dermatol 2014 Sep-Oct;89(5):806-7. doi: 10.1590/abd1806-4841.20143058. PMID: 25184923Free PMC Article
Bussen SS
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Feng J, Sethi A, Reyes-Múgica M, Antaya R
J Am Acad Dermatol 2005 Aug;53(2 Suppl 1):S139-42. doi: 10.1016/j.jaad.2004.12.040. PMID: 16021164
Abell MR
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Prognosis

Murzaku EC, Penn LA, Hale CS, Pomeranz MK, Polsky D
J Am Acad Dermatol 2014 Dec;71(6):1241-9. Epub 2014 Sep 27 doi: 10.1016/j.jaad.2014.08.019. PMID: 25267379
Ribé A
J Cutan Pathol 2008 Nov;35 Suppl 2:24-7. doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0560.2008.01150.x. PMID: 18976416
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Panizzon RG
Semin Dermatol 1996 Mar;15(1):67-70. doi: 10.1016/s1085-5629(96)80021-6. PMID: 8723827
Rock B
Dermatol Clin 1992 Apr;10(2):361-70. PMID: 1606765

Clinical prediction guides

Cheung WL, Smoller BR
Dermatol Clin 2012 Oct;30(4):617-22, vi. Epub 2012 Aug 3 doi: 10.1016/j.det.2012.06.014. PMID: 23021049
Ronger-Savle S, Julien V, Duru G, Raudrant D, Dalle S, Thomas L
Br J Dermatol 2011 Jan;164(1):54-61. Epub 2010 Nov 12 doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2133.2010.10043.x. PMID: 20846309
Val-Bernal JF, Val D, Garijo MF
J Cutan Pathol 2009 Apr;36(4):444-7. doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0560.2008.01070.x. PMID: 19278430
Ribé A
J Cutan Pathol 2008 Nov;35 Suppl 2:24-7. doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0560.2008.01150.x. PMID: 18976416
Christensen WN, Friedman KJ, Woodruff JD, Hood AF
J Cutan Pathol 1987 Apr;14(2):87-91. doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0560.1987.tb00478.x. PMID: 3597916

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