The Laugier-Hunziker syndrome.


Laugier-Hunziker syndrome is a rare, acquired, benign hyperpigmentation of the lips, oral mucosa and nails. Although it is a benign disorder, other pigmentary disorders affecting the oral mucosa and nails must be considered in the different diagnosis. We presented a case of Laugier-Hunziker syndrome, showed clinical and histopathologic features of the disease.

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@article{Akcali2004TheLS, title={The Laugier-Hunziker syndrome.}, author={Cağatay Akcali and Gamze Serarslan and Esin Atik}, journal={East African medical journal}, year={2004}, volume={81 10}, pages={544-5} }