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Alai's Story (Congenital Nevus Birthmark)

Alai's Story (Congenital Nevus Birthmark)
I wanted to share my experience because I know that when a family considers adopting a child with Giant Congenital Nevus, it can be scary. What my doctor told me was that most of the studies have been done in western countries, with Caucasian participants and Caucasian skin type and color, with obvious consequences in relation with melanomas.There are very few studies done in other countries. I found one study about giant nevus on southeast Asian participants. Read More