Piebaldism Associated with Neurofibromatosis Type I: A Case Report

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Piebaldism is a rare disorder present at birth and inherited as an autosomal dominant trait. It results from a mutation in the c-kit proto-oncogene and is associated with a defect in the migration and differentiation of melanoblasts from the neural crest. We report a 15-year-old girl with both piebaldism and neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF1). She presented… (More)

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@inproceedings{Elgendy2015PiebaldismAW, title={Piebaldism Associated with Neurofibromatosis Type I: A Case Report}, author={Ayman Elgendy and Eslam Alshawadfy and Eman T. Ali and Abdelaziz Altaweel}, year={2015} }