Melanoma risk is better predicted by the numbers of naevi in distinct categories such as non-specific, reticular and globular rather than total body naevus counts (TNC), according to Queensland research. In a review of dermoscopic images for 27,221 naevi ≥5mm in diameter from 1266 individuals, researchers at the UQ Diamantina Institute also uncovered the specific ...
Genes determine naevus count and dermoscopic appearance in melanoma
By Michael Woodhead
23 Aug 2019