Desmoplastic nevus: Clinicopathologic keynotes

Gerardo Ferrara, Marcella Brasiello, Pietro Annese, Sabrina Francione, Caterina M. Giorgio, Elvira Moscarella, Iris Zalaudek, Giuseppe Argenziano

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We describe 3 cases of desmoplastic nevus with special emphasis on some repetitive dermoscopic and histopathologic features, which-if confirmed on larger series-could allow to identify desmoplastic nevus as a specific clinicopathologic entity within the spectrum of acquired melanocytic nevi.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)718-722
Number of pages5
JournalAmerican Journal of Dermatopathology
Issue number7
Publication statusPublished - Oct 2009


  • Dermoscopy
  • Desmoplastic nevus

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pathology and Forensic Medicine
  • Dermatology


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