Incidence of atypical nevi in Olmsted County: An epidemiological study

Afolake Adaji, Prakriti Gaba, Christine M. Lohse, Jerry D. Brewer

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Background: The association of atypical nevi with melanoma and other forms of skin cancer has not been clearly defined. Methods: We studied 631 patients with first lifetime diagnosis of mild, moderate or severely atypical nevus from 2000 through 2005, identified through a population-based approach. Results: Age at first diagnosis differed significantly between men and women (p

Original languageEnglish (US)
JournalJournal of Cutaneous Pathology
StateAccepted/In press - 2016



  • Basal cell carcinoma
  • Dysplastic nevi
  • Malignant melanoma
  • Rochester Epidemiology Project
  • Squamous cell carcinoma

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Dermatology
  • Pathology and Forensic Medicine
  • Histology

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