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34. Picture of Halo Nevus

Picture of Halo Nevus
Image Source: Color Atlas & Synopsis of Pediatric DermatologyKay Shou-Mei Kane, Jen Bissonette Ryder, Richard Allen Johnson, Howard P. Baden, Alexander StratigosCopyright 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies. All rights reserved.
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The picture shows a halo nevus, which is a mole (here brownish-red in color) that is raised and surrounded by a lighter-colored ring that resembles a halo.

Image Source: Color Atlas & Synopsis of Pediatric Dermatology Kay Shou-Mei Kane, Jen Bissonette Ryder, Richard Allen Johnson, Howard P. Baden, Alexander Stratigos Copyright 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies. All rights reserved.

Text Reference: American Family Physician, vol. 30, 1984: “Halo nevi and melanoma”

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