Linear verrucous nevus syndrome

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Synonyms: Linear hamartoma syndrome

A rare skin disease characterized by a hamartomatous epidermal lesion presenting as a linear array of verrucous hyperkeratotic papules that often coalesce into plaques and are formed along the lines of Blaschko. The condition is associated with involvement of other organ systems mainly brain eye and skeletal system. It is the result of mosaic post-zygotic mutations and most commonly presents at birth but may occur anytime during childhood rarely also in adulthood.

Data from Orphanet are used to provide information on a disease's name, synonym(s), and overview. Reference: Access aggregated data from Orphanet at Orphadata. Orphadata: Free access data from Orphanet. © INSERM 1999. Available on http://www.orphadata.org. Data version June 2024

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