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European Journal of Dermatology


What's new this month? Volume 28, issue 4, July-August 2018

1 Dermatology Department, Hospital de Santo António dos Capuchos - Centro Hospitalar de Lisboa Central, Lisboa, Portugal
2 Dermatology Department, Hospital Universitario San Pedro, Logroño (La Rioja), Spain
3 Dermatology Department, Hôpital Edouard Herriot, Lyon, France
4 Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Allergology, University Hospital Wuerzburg, Joseph-Schneider- Str. 2, 97080 Wuerzburg, Germany
5 Dermatology Department, Addenbrookes Hospital, Hills Road, Cambridge, UK
6 Department of Dermatology and Venereology, Hôpital de Beaumont, Lausanne University Hospital Center, Av. de Beaumont 29, CH-1011 Lausanne, Switzerland

In this issue of the European Journal of Dermatology, Duarte et al. provide an interesting and up-to-date review on multiple miliary osteoma cutis (MMOC) [1], a cutaneous ossification disorder resulting in multiple scattered and firm papules, particularly affecting the face of adults. The physiopathology of the condition remains unclear. MMOC is often reported in association with chronic acne vulgaris [2] and there may be a link with ultraviolet exposure [3]. The authors analysed 73 articles published [...]