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...

doctor1 MD

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...

doctor1 MD

Welcome to health care magic forum
If you are so conscious get plastic surgery done to remove it.
Wish you good health

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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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