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35. Picture of Junctional Nevus

Picture of Junctional 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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A junctional nevus is a mole that is found in between the outermost layer (epidermis) and underlying layer (dermis) of skin. This picture shows two junctional nevi. They are brown, round, flat spots (macules) that have regular borders.

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: "Junctional Nevus." National Cancer Institute.

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