atypical nevus

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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.
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The names Clark naevi and B-K moles are also (rather confusingly) used to describe these (DermNetNZ 2016).