Pediatric Onset Keratosis Lichenoides Chronica: A Case Report.

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Summary of "Pediatric Onset Keratosis Lichenoides Chronica: A Case Report."

  Keratosis lichenoides chronica (KLC) is an acquired keratinization disorder that is rare in childhood. We report a case of sporadic pediatric-onset KLC with seborrheic dermatitis-like lesions on the forehead, papules in a retiform pattern in the axillae and mons pubis, and eye and oral mucosal involvement,with additional features of premature canities and a transient photosensitive eruption.


Departments of Dermatology, Venereology, and Leprosy Pathology, Christian Medical College, Vellore, India.

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Name: Pediatric dermatology
ISSN: 1525-1470


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