Atypical dermal melanocytosis: diagnostic clue in constitutional mismatch repair deficiency syndrome.

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mars 2017


The British journal of dermatology


Membres identifiés du Cancéropôle Est :
Pr VABRES Pierre

Tous les auteurs :
Polubothu S, Scott RH, Vabres P, Kinsler VA


A twenty-three month old female presented with abnormal pigmentation since birth. She had a past history of mediastinal non-Hodgkin's lymphoma diagnosed at the age of 9 months and treated with surgery and chemotherapy. Family history revealed that her grandfathers were brothers, and both died of colon cancer in their fifth decade. Parents were both fit and well in their early thirties. This article is protected by copyright. All rights reserved.

Mots clés

Brain Neoplasms, diagnosis, Colorectal Neoplasms, diagnosis, Consanguinity, DNA-Binding Proteins, genetics, Female, Humans, Infant, Melanosis, etiology, Neoplastic Syndromes, Hereditary, diagnosis, Neurocutaneous Syndromes, diagnosis


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