Facial Nevus

Giant congenital pigmented nevi of the face are rare but of major consequence. Complete early excision of these lesions is recommended not only because of the cosmetic deformity they impose but also because of their life threatening potential for malignant transformation. ¬†Although an accurate incidence of malignant transformation has not been determined, the risk of malignancy in congenital giant facial nevi must be considered (adapted from Giant congenital pigmented nevus of face –link)

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