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Acanthosis Nigricans

Known as: Acanthosis Nigricans [Disease/Finding], KERATOSIS NIGRICANS, Nigricans, Acanthosis 
A circumscribed melanosis consisting of a brown-pigmented, velvety verrucosity or fine papillomatosis appearing in the axillae and other body folds… 
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Review
2009
Review
2009
Paediatr Perinat Drug Ther 2003;5:101–6. 6. Turner SA, Longworth A, Nunn AJ, et al. Unlicensed and off label drug use in… 
Review
2007
Review
2007
Review
2002
Review
2002
Summary Acanthosis nigricans (AN) occurs most commonly in association with hyperinsulinaemia and more rarely as a paraneoplastic… 
Review
2000
Review
2000
Objectives: To review the magnitude, characteristics, and public health importance of type 2 diabetes in North American youth… 
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
OBJECTIVE To develop and validate a scale for acanthosis nigricans (AN). RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS Subjects were participants… 
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Crouzon syndrome, an autosomal dominant condition characterized by craniosynostosis, ocular proptosis and midface hypoplasia, is… 
Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
BACKGROUND AND METHODS Mutations in the estrogen-receptor gene have been thought to be lethal. A 28-year-old man whose estrogen… 
Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
This study examined the prevalence of both basal and glucose-stimulated hyperinsulinemia and acanthosis nigricans (AN) as well as… 
Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
CARCINOMAS have been associated with such paraneoplastic syndromes as skin-tumor growth, ectopic hormone production… 
Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
In six patients with acanthosis nigricans variable degrees of glucose intolerance, hyperinsulinemia and marked resistance to…