Phacomatosis pigmentokeratotica

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Phacomatosis pigmentokeratotica

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The terms "Phacomatosis pigmentokeratotica" returned 7 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Phacomatosis pigmentokeratotica is a "pseudodidymosis".
 

Author(s): Rudolf Happle

Journal: J. Invest. Dermatol.. 2013 Aug;133(8):1923-5.

 

In phacomatosis pigmentokeratotica, papular nevus spilus coexists with nevus sebaceus. The disorder was thought to be a didymosis with early postzygotic recombination. In this issue, however, Groesser and co-workers provide a new concept. Both nevi originate from a single heterozygous ...

Last Updated: 16 Jul 2013

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Phacomatosis pigmentokeratotica is caused by a postzygotic HRAS mutation in a multipotent progenitor cell.
 

Author(s): Leopold Groesser, Eva Herschberger, Ana Sagrera, Tor Shwayder, Katharina Flux, Laura Ehmann, Andreas Wollenberg, Antonio Torrelo, Lorea Bagazgoitia, Blanca Diaz-Ley, Sigrid Tinschert, Ilske Oschlies, Sebastian Singer, Marion Mickler, Agusti Toll, Michael Landthaler, Francisco X Real, Christian Hafner

Journal: J. Invest. Dermatol.. 2013 Aug;133(8):1998-2003.

 

Phacomatosis pigmentokeratotica (PPK) is a rare epidermal nevus syndrome characterized by the co-occurrence of a sebaceous nevus and a speckled lentiginous nevus. The coexistence of an epidermal and a melanocytic nevus has been explained by two homozygous recessive mutations, according ...

Last Updated: 16 Jul 2013

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Phacomatosis pigmentokeratotica without extracutaneous abnormalities: a case study involving a preterm baby.
 

Author(s): Ga Na Oh, Jong Yeob Kim, Jae Eun Choi, Hyo Hyun Ahn, Young Chul Kye, Soo Hong Seo

Journal: J. Korean Med. Sci.. 2012 Nov;27(11):1444-6.

 

Phacomatosis pigmentokeratotica (PPK) is a rare syndrome defined by the association of an organoid nevus occasionally with sebaceous differentiation, a speckled lentiginous nevus, and other extracutaneous anomalies. A preterm male infant of only 830 g at 27 week gestational age had ...

Last Updated: 20 Nov 2012

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