atypical nevus

(redirected from dysplastic melanocytic naevus)

atypical nevus

(1) Dysplastic naevus, see there.
(2) Any naevus with atypical features, often looked for as a sign of potential malignancy.

atypical nevus

Dermatology A pigmented lesion with a clinical appearance that differs from a 'garden variety' mole, which may be larger, have irregular borders, lack uniformity of color; it can be flat or raised above the skin surface. See Nevus.