John Libbey Eurotext

European Journal of Dermatology


Nevus anelasticus in a school-aged girl: ultrastructural observation and Er:YAG laser treatment Volume 28, numéro 1, January-February 2018


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Department of Dermatology, Affiliated Hospital of Guangdong Medical University, Zhanjiang, Guangdong, China
a These authors contributed equally

Nevus anelasticus (NA) is an uncommon congenital or acquired dermatosis characterized by perifollicular papules and absence or fragmentation of elastic fibres (EFs) [1, 2]. Only few cases have been documented in the English literature [1, 2], however, ultrastructural observation and therapeutic modality are unknown.An 11-year-old, otherwise healthy, girl presented with a four-year history of progressive asymptomatic papules on the right scapular region in October 2014. She had a negative family [...]