Generalized Lichen Nitidus in a boy with Niemann-Pick disease type B*

Abstract

Generalized lichen nitidus is an uncommon chronic inflammatory dermatosis with very characteristic histological findings. Its pathogenesis is still unclear; very rarely it has been associated with genetic disorders. Herein we report the case of a 12-year-old boy with Niemann-Pick disease who developed generalized lichen nitidus.

DOI: 10.1590/abd1806-4841.20132829

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@inproceedings{Teixeira2013GeneralizedLN, title={Generalized Lichen Nitidus in a boy with Niemann-Pick disease type B* }, author={Vera Barreto Teixeira and In{\^e}s D Coutinho and Jos{\'e} Carlos Cardoso and {\'O}scar Tellhechea}, booktitle={Anais brasileiros de dermatologia}, year={2013} }