Spitz Nevus.

Spitz Nevus is a funny looking type of mole found in kids or younger people.

What is Spitz Nevus ?

A Spitz Nevus is a rapidly growing growth that occurs in children and young adults. It is a type of mole (a proliferation of benign cells called melanocytes). The histology of Spitz Nevus can look quite alarming. It is, however, a benign mole.

What does a Spitz Nevus  look like?

The colours vary enormously – from light pink through to brown or almost black. They are often raised in the shape of a nodule. They are more common on the face.