Chinese Journal of Dermatology ›› 2023, e20230318.doi: 10.35541/cjd.20230318

• Reviews • Previous Articles    

Research progress in halo nevi

Li Rui1, Li Hongyang1, Zhou Jia2, Zhang Wei1, Zeng Xuesi1   

  1. 1Department of Pathology, Hospital of Dermatology, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Peking Union Medical College, Nanjing 210042, China; 2School of Traditional Chinese Pharmacy, China Pharmaceutical University, Nanjing 211198, China
  • Received:2023-06-06 Revised:2023-07-25 Online:2023-01-05 Published:2023-11-03
  • Contact: Zhang Wei
  • Supported by:
    CAMS Innovation Fund for Medical Sciences (2020-I2M-C&T-B-091); Natural Science Foundation of Tibet Autonomous Region of China (XZ2021ZR-ZY12[Z])

Abstract: 【Abstract】 Halo nevus is now considered to be an autoimmune disease, but its exact pathogenesis is inconclusive. This review summarizes clinical features, imaging manifestations, histopathological and pathophysiological characteristics, pathogenesis, and treatment of halo nevi.

Key words: Nevus, halo, Vitiligo, Immunity, Etiology, Therapy