Encephalocraniocutaneous lipomatosis: a new case report and review of the literature.

  title={Encephalocraniocutaneous lipomatosis: a new case report and review of the literature.},
  author={Ricardo Romiti and Judith Rengifo and Marcelo Arnone and Miriam Nacagami Sotto and Neusa Yuriko Sakai Valente and Thomas Jansen},
  journal={The Journal of dermatology},
  volume={26 12},
Encephalocraniocutaneous lipomatosis is a rare neurocutaneous syndrome characterized by lipomatous hamartomas ranging in size from a few millimeters to several centimeters and affecting the head. Ocular anomalies and a variable degree of mental retardation with or without convulsions are usually observed. This disorder should be distinguished from other mosaic neurocutaneous phenotypes such as Proteus syndrome, oculocerebrocutaneous syndrome, and nevus sebaceous syndrome. We report the… CONTINUE READING