GPHN
MCID: GNT020
MIFTS: 20

Giant Congenital Nevus (GPHN) malady

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Summaries for Giant Congenital Nevus

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NIH Rare Diseases:42 A congenital giant nevus is a dark-colored, often hairy patch of skin that is present at birth. it is usually smaller in infants and children, but continues to grow with the child. a giant pigmented nevus is usually larger than 20cm in diameter once it stops growing. they are often found on the buttocks, which is known as "bathing trunk" nevi. skin cancer (such as malignant melanoma and other types) may develop in up to 15% (1 out of 6) of people with larger or giant nevi, often in childhood. the risk is higher for larger or giant congenital nevi located on the back or abdomen. last updated: 6/23/2011

MalaCards based summary: Giant Congenital Nevus, also known as giant pigmented hairy nevus, is related to melanocytic nevus syndrome, congenital, somatic and molybdenum cofactor deficiency. Affiliated tissues include skin and thyroid.

Aliases & Classifications for Giant Congenital Nevus

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Giant Congenital Nevus, Aliases & Descriptions:

Name: Giant Congenital Nevus 42 62
Giant Pigmented Hairy Nevus 42 62
Giant Pigmented Nevus 42 62
Gphn 42 62
Large Congenital Melanocytic Nevus 42
 
Congenital Giant Pigmented Naevus 62
Congenital Giant Pigmented Nevus 42
Congenital Hairy Nevus 42
Bathing Trunk Nevus 42
Giant Hairy Nevus 42


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Related Diseases for Giant Congenital Nevus

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Symptoms for Giant Congenital Nevus

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Drugs & Therapeutics for Giant Congenital Nevus

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Anatomical Context for Giant Congenital Nevus

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MalaCards organs/tissues related to Giant Congenital Nevus:

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Skin, Thyroid

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Publications for Giant Congenital Nevus

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Articles related to Giant Congenital Nevus:

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idTitleAuthorsYear
1
Giant congenital nevus associated with papillary thyroid cancer: the first case report. (23968452)
2013
2
Impressive pseudotumoral proliferative nodules in a giant congenital nevus of a newborn. (22958141)
2013
3
A rare association of congenital lumbar hernia and giant congenital nevus. (22648191)
2013
4
Giant congenital nevus with plexiform neurofibroma and malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumor. (22413842)
2012
5
Wells on natural selection: right for the wrong reason--described a giant congenital nevus. (22256630)
2011
6
Images in clinical medicine. Giant congenital nevus. (19726769)
2009
7
Treatment of giant congenital nevus of the back by convergent serial excision. (18837711)
2008
8
Desmoplastic giant congenital nevus with progressive depigmentation. (17097364)
2007
9
A giant congenital nevus spilus in an 8-year-old girl. (17142204)
2006
10
Cutaneous ganglioneuroma within a giant congenital nevus. (24223002)
2005
11
Giant congenital nevus with progressive sclerodermoid reaction in a newborn. (11576407)
2001
12
A newborn with nodular ulcerated lesion on a giant congenital nevus. (10990581)
2000
13
Poliosis associated with a giant congenital nevus. (10411174)
1999
14
Giant congenital nevus. (10829894)
1995
15
Very late metastasis (27 years) of cutaneous malignant melanoma arising in a halo giant congenital nevus. (8075446)
1994
16
Chromosomal findings in cultured melanocytes from a giant congenital nevus. (8330286)
1993
17
Giant congenital nevus and chronic progressive ascending hemiparesis (Mills syndrome). Report of a case. (1624284)
1992
18
Giant congenital nevus and malignant melanoma. (2715664)
1989
19
Giant congenital nevus and melanoma. (3716969)
1986
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Giant congenital nevus as a basis for the development of malignant melanoma. (4036470)
1985

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