Congenital melanocytic nevus of the oral mucosa: report of a rare pigmented lesion and review of the literature

Melanie L Gilbert, Weddad Hanna, Danny Ghazarian, Dean Dover, Hagen B E Klieb
Clinics and Practice 2011 March 29, 1 (1): e17
Oral pigmented lesions are uncommon and congenital melanocytic nevi are especially rare. We report a case of a patient with multiple congenital melanocytic nevi including a palatal lesion. This is reported to add to the scant literature that exists on this subject. Prognosis and management are discussed.

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