Display Settings:

Format

Send to:

Choose Destination
See comment in PubMed Commons below
Dermatol Online J. 2004 Jul 15;10(1):12.

Colocalized nevus depigmentosus and lentigines with underlying breast hypoplasia: a case of reverse mutation?

Author information

  • 1Department of Dermatology, Lady Hardinge Medical College and Associated SSK and KSC Hospitals, New Delhi, India.

Abstract

Nevus depigmentosus (ND) is classically defined as a congenital nonprogressive hypopigmented macule, stable in size and distribution. There have been many reports of colocalization of ND and lentigines. We describe development of multiple lentigines over ND in a 9-year-old girl along with hypoplasia of the underlying breast. The case is being reported to highlight the phenotypic manifestation of reverse mutation and the coincidental breast hypoplasia that has not been reported before.

PMID:
15347494
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
Free full text
PubMed Commons home

PubMed Commons

0 comments
How to join PubMed Commons

    Supplemental Content

    Icon for Arthur C Huntley MD, California Digital Library
    Loading ...
    Write to the Help Desk