Dermoscopic characteristics of acral melanocytic nevi in children and adolescents.

Erdogan S. S. , Gur T. F. , Erdemir A. V. T. , Dogan B.

Pediatric dermatology, vol.37, no.4, pp.597-603, 2020 (Journal Indexed in SCI Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 37 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/pde.14136
  • Title of Journal : Pediatric dermatology
  • Page Numbers: pp.597-603


Background/Objective There are limited data on the dermoscopic characteristics of acral nevi in the population under 18 years old. Our aim was to determine the frequency of acral volar nevi in children and adolescents, characterize their dermoscopic patterns, and identify relationships with age and location.