Characteristics of Spitzoid Melanoma and Clues for Differential Diagnosis With Spitz Nevus
The American Journal of Dermatopathology, 06/29/2012
Requena C et al. – The most useful parameters for the differential diagnosis were cell density, mitosis, zonation, infiltration pattern, and consumption of the epidermis. Assignation of a spitzoid melanoma to 1 of more of the 5 subtypes can enable a more confident diagnosis to be made.