C.Y. Lin, A. Oakley, M. Rademaker, S. Hill and A. Yung Effect of narrowband ultraviolet B phototherapy on melanocytic naevi British Journal of Dermatology 168
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Around half of naevi exposed to a course of narrowband (NB)-UVB underwent size or morphological changes.
Following a course of NB-UVB treatment, reticular naevi changed by displaying blurring and merging of lines, whereas globular naevi displayed increased colour intensity and number of dots.
Naevi that enlarged tended to revert to pretreatment size 3 months after discontinuation of phototherapy.
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