Pediatric Onset Keratosis Lichenoides Chronica: A Case Report.
Summary of "Pediatric Onset Keratosis Lichenoides Chronica: A Case Report."
â€‚ 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.
This article was published in the following journal.
Name: Pediatric dermatology
- PubMed Source: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22011337
- DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1525-1470.2011.01538.x
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