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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… Expand
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Review
2004
Review
2004
  • R. Gorlin
  • Genetics in Medicine
  • 2004
  • Corpus ID: 7746520
Nevoid basal cell carcinoma syndrome (NBCCS) is characterized by large numbers of basal cell cancers and epidermal cysts of the… Expand
Review
2002
Review
2002
Summary Acanthosis nigricans (AN) occurs most commonly in association with hyperinsulinaemia and more rarely as a paraneoplastic… Expand
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
OBJECTIVE To develop and validate a scale for acanthosis nigricans (AN). RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS Subjects were participants… Expand
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Crouzon syndrome, an autosomal dominant condition characterized by craniosynostosis, ocular proptosis and midface hypoplasia, is… Expand
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… Expand
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… Expand
Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
CARCINOMAS have been associated with such paraneoplastic syndromes as skin-tumor growth, ectopic hormone production… Expand
Review
1983
Review
1983
The HAIR-AN syndrome that consists of hyperandrogenism (HA), insulin resistance (IR), and acanthosis nigricans (AN) is an… Expand
Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
To determine whether insulin resistance occurs in polycystic ovarian disease (PCO) in the absence of obesity and acanthosis… Expand
Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
In six patients with acanthosis nigricans variable degrees of glucose intolerance, hyperinsulinemia and marked resistance to… Expand