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  1. Congenital giant pigmented nevus; Giant hairy nevus; Giant pigmented nevus; Bathing trunk nevus; Congenital melanocytic nevus - large
  2. Birthmarks (For Parents) (Nemours Foundation)  
    ... be a sign of skin cancer. Treating Birthmarks Pigmented birthmarks are usually left alone, with the exception of congenital moles and, occasionally, café-au-lait spots. Moles — particularly large or giant congenital nevi — sometimes are surgically removed, though larger ...
  3. ... size from less than one centimeter to the giant "bathing trunk" ... pigmented. Melanomas may develop more easily in congenital nevi.
  4. Moles (National Library of Medicine)  
    Moles are growths on the skin. They happen when pigment cells in the skin, called melanocytes, grow in clusters. Moles are very common. Most people have between ...
  5. ... located? How skilled is the surgeon? Removing a congenital pigmented nevus requires cutting out the nevus with a knife, ...
  6. Who Is Most at Risk for Melanoma? (American Academy of Dermatology)  
    ... congenital nevus is shown in this photo: A giant congenital nevus, such as the one shown in this photo, ...
  7. Nevus Removal (Nevus Outreach, Inc.)  
    ... the time, the overriding reasons to remove a congenital pigmented nevus are first to reduce melanoma risk and second ... Is Removal the Best Option? Although information about congenital pigmented nevus removal is often the first thing a new ...
  8. ... are here! Visit our "What is a Large/Giant Congenital Melanocytic Nevus" page for more information. Small, Large, Giant... How ... large nevus on our "What is a Large/Giant Congenital Melanocytic Nevus" page. How common are congenital nevi? Small melanocytic ...