Coexistence of aplasia cutis congenita, faun tail nevus and fetus papyraceus.

@article{Ustner2013CoexistenceOA,
  title={Coexistence of aplasia cutis congenita, faun tail nevus and fetus papyraceus.},
  author={Pelin Ust{\"u}ner and Nursel Dilek and Yunus Saral and Işık Ust{\"u}ner},
  journal={Journal of dermatological case reports},
  year={2013},
  volume={7 3},
  pages={93-6}
}
BACKGROUND Aplasia cutis congenita is a disorder of the skin embryonic development characterized by a defect of localized or widespread areas of skin at birth. The lesions are mostly oval, 1-3 cm in diameter, with localization on the parietal part of scalp (60%) and rarely on the face and extremities. MAIN OBSERVATIONS Herein, we reported a case of aplasia cutis congenita termly born at 39 weeks of gestation to a 30-year-old mother with bronchial asthma attacks. She was referred for 3 punched… CONTINUE READING