Arch Dermatol Res 2018 Feb 7. Epub 2018 Feb 7.
Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Allergology, HELIOS-Klinikum Hildesheim, Senator-Braun-Allee 33, 31135, Hildesheim, Germany.
The histopathologic differentiation between Spitz nevus and melanoma is of particular interest in routine diagnostic procedures of melanocytic tumors. Atypical Spitz nevi are sometimes difficult to distinguish from melanoma. There is still no single criterion that ensures a distinction of melanoma and atypical Spitz nevus. Read More