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Tuesday 14 August 2007

Atypical nevus

A 40-year-old man consulted for this atypical mole of the intermammary region, without recent changing.
Dermoscopy (x20) showed a combination of two patterns:

1-on the left: an homogenous pattern with comma vessels

2- on the right: a reticular pattern with blue white veil

The lesion was removed and pathology revealed a benign irritated compound nevus with lateral junctionnal extension