Nevo congénito en el abdomen

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Nevo congénito en el abdomen

Los nevos congénitos están presentes al nacer y pueden variar de tamaño desde menos de un centímetro (0,5 pulgadas) hasta el nevo gigante "de tronco de bañista" que cubre una gran área del cuerpo. La textura de la piel puede también variar de normal a elevada y de nodular a irregular, pero por lo general los nevos tienen una pigmentación oscura. Los melanomas se pueden desarrollar con mayor facilidad en los nevos congénitos.

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  • Last Reviewed on 11/20/2012
  • Kevin Berman, MD, PhD, Atlanta Center for Dermatologic Disease, Atlanta, GA. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Also reviewed by A.D.A.M. Health Solutions, Ebix, Inc., Editorial Team: David Zieve, MD, MHA, David R. Eltz, Stephanie Slon, and Nissi Wang.

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