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Acne Arising in an Epidermal Nevus

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Abstract: 

Epidermal nevi are benign congenital lesions that follow Blaschko lines. Epidermal nevi can demonstrate a variety of histologic patterns and contain hamartomatous hyperplasia of any epidermal or adnexal structure. We present the first reported instance of acne arising strictly within a preexisting keratinocytic epidermal nevus during puberty, which is a demonstration of genetic mosaicism in pilosebaceous units.
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Document Type: Research Article

Affiliations: Staff Dermatologist, Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada

Publication date: September 1, 2007

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