Junctional nevus

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Junctional nevus
Classification and external resources
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ICD-10 C43.9
ICD-O: M8740/0

A junctional nevus is a mole found in the junction (border) between the epidermis and dermis layers of the skin. These moles may be pigmented and slightly raised, and have an elevated risk of developing into malignant melanoma.

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 This article incorporates public domain material from the U.S. National Cancer Institute document "Dictionary of Cancer Terms".