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European Journal of Dermatology


An unusual case of phakomatosis pigmentovascularis type IIb with Becker's nevus Volume 27, issue 1, January-February 2017


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1 Department of Dermatology, Chonbuk National University Medical School,
2 Research Institute of Clinical Medicine of Chonbuk National University-Biomedical Research Institute of Chonbuk National University Hospital, Jeonju, Korea

A six-year-old Korean girl presented with three different types of pigmented and vascular lesions since birth. Physical examination revealed multiple, widespread erythematous patches on her trunk and both legs, left-side hemihypertrophy of the leg, and pitchfork-shaped interdigital gaps of the first interdigital web space of the feet. In addition, a bluish patch on her left forearm and a brownish patch with a geographic outline with breast hypoplasia on the left anterior chest were observed (figures [...]