Nevus

What is Nevus?

Nevus is the medical term for a round chronic lesion of skin. It is composed of melanocytes. It is non malignant form though about 50% skin cancer develops from Nevus.

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I have a nevus in the caruncle of my left eye which I have had since birth, recently i have noticed it has grown. I do not have any problems with...

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Hello
Nevus is not related to pain and headache.
Since you are having these symptoms after using computer these can be because of eye strain or...

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haloo doctors my name asamnewu belayand i live in addis ababa ethiopia my quetion is ther is a big black sign in my chest this sign is not born...

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If you are so conscious get plastic surgery done to remove it.
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Hi Doctor,
Please see the mark in the head of my brother. This is birth mark. No pain. See attached.
It has grown bit bigger. Can you suggest what...

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Nevus Sebaceous

Detailed Answer:
Hello. Thank you for writing to us

I am Dr. Kakkar (Dermatologist). I have gone through your query...

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I had a mole removed from my leg that came back as a Dysplastic Nevus with Spitzoid Features completely excised - 7 years later I have alot of pain...

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my daughter has a birthmark running all the way from her forehead to upper lip - red in colour. Very light on the forehead - but very intense on...

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a WEEK AGO I removed alittle mole on my back by doctor recommendation it was shaved, after they sended to the lab, it s was final diagnosis...

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Hello doctor. I recently had my skin tested and my dermatologist said that I have nevus of ota. I have light brown skin and my skin type is IV or...

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I have a small patch of skin discoloration under my right eye and just above the cheekbone. It has been a dark shade of brown for a number of...

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I have had this mole on my areola for about a year or so. Does it look cancerous? Is it normal to get moles here? The photo may be hard to tell,...

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What would a rare mitotic figure mean on a shave biopspy of a mole that had been picked and traumatized?

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