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What is an intradermal melanocytic nevus, and is it different from a mole?

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Dr. Denis Winder
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In brief: The same

They are terms for the same thing.

In brief: The same

They are terms for the same thing.
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In brief: Normal Mole

When a mole is biopsied and examined under the microscope, there a many different patterns that may be seen.
Dermatopathologists name the moles based on these patterns. An intradermal melanocytic nevus is a common, benign mole.

In brief: Normal Mole

When a mole is biopsied and examined under the microscope, there a many different patterns that may be seen.
Dermatopathologists name the moles based on these patterns. An intradermal melanocytic nevus is a common, benign mole.
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