Asymptomatic neurocutaneous melanocytosis in patients with large congenital melanocytic nevi: A study of cases from an Internet-based registry Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Melanosis
  • Neurocutaneous Syndromes
  • Nevus, Pigmented
  • Skin Neoplasms

abstract

  • Asymptomatic NCM (determined by MRI) may not be common, with much lower prevalence (4.8%) than previously reported. MRI is widely used for screening patients at risk for NCM, such as patients with LCMN involving the posterior axis and greater than 20 satellite nevi.

publication date

  • December 2005

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jaad.2005.07.046

PubMed ID

  • 16310055

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 959

end page

  • 65

volume

  • 53

number

  • 6