Skip to main content
padlock icon - secure page this page is secure

Eczematous Nevus Sebaceus: A Report of Three Cases

Buy Article:

$52.00 + tax (Refund Policy)

Abstract: 

Meyerson’s phenomenon is a well-documented inflammatory reaction described in a variety of cutaneous lesions, including the original description in nevocellular nevi ( 1). Such an inflammatory reaction was subsequently described in melanocytic and a sundry of nonmelanocytic lesions alike, including vascular malformations ( 2–11). We present three cases of infants with nevus sebaceus on the scalp, which were obscured by an eczematous, eosinophilic reaction reminiscent of that first described by Meyerson. Two of the patients had concomitant atopic dermatitis, but one had no association. Recognition of this secondary feature is important in establishing the correct diagnosis.
No References
No Citations
No Supplementary Data
No Article Media
No Metrics

Document Type: Research Article

Affiliations: 1: Department of Dermatology, Penn State/M.S Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, Pennsylvania 2: Department of Psychiatry, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut 3: Division of Dermatology, Hackensack University Medical Center, Hackensack, New Jersey 4: Departments of Dermatology and Pediatrics, Penn State/M.S. Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, Pennsylvania

Publication date: March 1, 2011

  • Access Key
  • Free content
  • Partial Free content
  • New content
  • Open access content
  • Partial Open access content
  • Subscribed content
  • Partial Subscribed content
  • Free trial content
Cookie Policy
X
Cookie Policy
Ingenta Connect website makes use of cookies so as to keep track of data that you have filled in. I am Happy with this Find out more