Persistent, desmoplastic, hypopigmented Spitz nevus of the face complicated by molluscum contagiosum.
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Bonifazi E., Garofalo L., Milano A. 2009. Persistent, desmoplastic, hypopigmented Spitz nevus of the face complicated by molluscum contagiosum. Eur. J. Pediat. Dermatol. 19 (2):105-8.
AbstractHere is reported a case of desmoplastic hypopigmented Spitz nevus in a 5-year-old girl.Two months after its excisional biopsy, around the residual erythema, six small papules appeared, leading to perform a radical operation. The histological examination showed intraepidermal molluscum contagiosum and in the deep dermis persisting nests of epithelioid cells.
Desmoplastic Spitz nevus