Acanthosis Nigricans

Known as: Acanthosis Nigricans [Disease/Finding], Nigricans, Acanthosis, Acanthosis Nigrican 
A circumscribed melanosis consisting of a brown-pigmented, velvety verrucosity or fine papillomatosis appearing in the axillae and other body folds… (More)

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1936-2017
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2010
2010
OBJECTIVE To determine the prevalence of abnormal glucose homeostasis and cardiovascular risk factors in youth with acanthosis… (More)
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2007
2007
Patients with Crouzon and acanthosis nigricans syndrome show craniofacial features similar to those observed in patients with… (More)
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1999
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1999
OBJECTIVE To develop and validate a scale for acanthosis nigricans (AN). RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS Subjects were participants… (More)
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1999
1999
Acanthosis nigricans is an uncommon skin condition characterized by hyperkeratosis and skin hyperpigmentation. Most causes are… (More)
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1996
1996
Mutations in the fibroblast growth factor receptor 2 (FGFR2) gene have previously been identified in Crouzon syndrome, an… (More)
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1995
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1995
Crouzon syndrome, an autosomal dominant condition characterized by craniosynostosis, ocular proptosis and midface hypoplasia, is… (More)
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1994
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1994
BACKGROUND AND METHODS Mutations in the estrogen-receptor gene have been thought to be lethal. A 28-year-old man whose estrogen… (More)
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1993
1993
PURPOSE The authors present a case of malignant acanthosis nigricans that has two unusual aspects. The first is involvement of… (More)
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1987
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1987
This study examined the prevalence of both basal and glucose-stimulated hyperinsulinemia and acanthosis nigricans (AN) as well as… (More)
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1976
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1976
In six patients with acanthosis nigricans variable degrees of glucose intolerance, hyperinsulinemia and marked resistance to… (More)
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