The rete ridges were pigmented and contained increased numbers of melanocytes deeply. In the underlying dermis there were numerous benign naevus cells which lacked pigment .. A mole with a honeycomb pattern A patient presents with a flat pigmented mole on the back of the shoulder. Case presentation A 48-year-old guy had a longstanding mole on the back of his still left shoulder . The mole measured 5 mm in diameter and had gradually increased in size. Dermoscopy revealed a darkish reticulate network with a honeycomb pattern that faded at the periphery of the mole .AANP survey shows national support for proposals that give patients usage of NP services AANP Unveils Polling Data at the National Press Club The American Association of Nurse Practitioners , the biggest professional membership corporation for nurse practitioners in the world, today released survey results that show widespread, national support among everyone for legislative and policy proposals that give patients access to NP care and services. The results coincided with new findings from the nonprofit research corporation the RAND Corporation, which demonstrate that much of the shortage of principal care physicians expected over the next decade could possibly be eliminated if the nation increases use of new models of treatment that expand the part of NPs and additional health care providers.