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Cutaneous lesions in neurofibromatosis 1: confused terminology

Cutaneous lesions in neurofibromatosis 1: confused terminology

British Journal of Dermatology 157(1): 183-184

We present a case of immunobullous disease with an impressive acquired palmoplantar keratoderma (PPK) and unique antigenicity. The palms of the patient showed hyperkeratotic ridges with a tripe pattern that decreased with the amelioration of the immunobullous condition. The histopathology of perilesional skin (blister) demonstrated eosinophilic spongiosis and suprabasal blistering as in pemphigus vulgaris.

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PMID: 17578441

DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2133.2007.07903.x

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