Med Buccale Chir Buccale
Volume 23, Number 2, Juin 2017
|Page(s)||119 - 120|
|Section||Cas clinique / Short case report|
|Published online||15 September 2017|
The blue nevus: two cases of palatal location
Centre Massilien de la Face,
2 Laboratoire d'anatomopathologie Medipath, Mougins, France
3 Service de Chirurgie Orale, Ap-Hm, Marseille, France
* Correspondence: email@example.com
Accepted: 29 December 2016
Introduction: Blue nevi are part of the spectrum of oral melanocytic nevi with a low incidence at the level of oral mucosa. Observation: We report two cases of blue nevi with a palatal location. Discussion: Blue nevi represent 23% oral nevi. The palatal location is most prevalent.
Key words: oral mucosa / melanocytic nevus / blue nevus
© The authors, 2017
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