Sentence Examples

  • Nevus flammeus are often permanent; these flat pink to red marks develop into dark purple bumpy areas in later life; 85 percent appear on only one side of the body.
  • Halo Nevus: Sometimes seen in individuals who suffer from vitiligo, a halo nevus is a pink- or brown-toned mole surrounded by very light or white skin.
  • Nevus (plural, nevi)-The medical term for any anomaly of the skin that is present at birth, including moles and birthmarks.
  • One type, the salmon patch (nevus simplex), is a pink mark comprised of dilated capillaries (also called a stork bite).
  • A mole (nevus) is a pigmented (colored) spot on the outer layer of the skin (epidermis).