Congenital curvilinear palpable hyperpigmentation.

@article{Zhu2005CongenitalCP,
  title={Congenital curvilinear palpable hyperpigmentation.},
  author={Y. Zhu and J. Fitzpatrick and W. Weston},
  journal={Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology},
  year={2005},
  volume={53 2 Suppl 1},
  pages={
          S162-4
        }
}
We report two cases of congenital curvilinear palpable hyperpigmentation on the posterior aspect of bilateral legs in male infants. These lesions appeared shortly after birth and mimicked child abuse with looped cord or postinflammatory hyperpigmentation. Histopathologic features showed lentiginous melanocytic hyperplasia. One of the boys also had severe global developmental delay with abnormal findings from magnetic resonance imaging of the brain. We believe that these lesions represent a new… Expand
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