John Libbey Eurotext

European Journal of Dermatology


Two cases of Laugier-Hunziker syndrome with thrombocytopenia Volume 28, numéro 6, November-December 2018


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Department of Dermatology, Seoul National University Bundang hospital, 82 Gumi-ro 173 Beon-Gil, Bundang-gu, Seongnam-si, 463-707, Gyeonggi-do, Korea

Laugier-Hunziker syndrome (LHS) is a rare benign mucocutaneous disorder characterized by acquired macular pigmentation on the lips, oral mucosa, nails, or acral surfaces without an underlying systemic disease [1]. Here, we describe two cases of LHS that were accompanied by thrombocytopenia.A 31-year-old Korean woman presented with a two-year history of asymptomatic, discrete, multiple, brown-to-black pigmented macules on her lower lip and buccal mucosa (figure 1A, B). Similarly, a 41-year-old Korean [...]