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Junctional nevus

Junctional nevus
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10 C43.9
ICD-O: M8740/0

A junctional nevus is a mole found in the junction (border) between the epidermis and dermis layers of the skin. These moles may be pigmented and slightly raised, and have a higher risk of developing into malignant melanoma.

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  • Junctional nevus entry in the public domain NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms

 This article incorporates "Dictionary of Cancer Terms".

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