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HYPERPIGMENTATION, PROGRESSIVE CRIBRIFORM AND ZOSTERIFORM

Known as: Progressive Cribriform and Zosteriform Hyperpigmentation, PCZH, Pigmented Hairy Epidermal Nevus 
A benign lesion that is sometimes congenital and consists of an overgrowth of the epidermis and the presence of melanin-containing cells. It is found… 
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Summary Background  Becker's naevus (BN) may represent a distressing cosmetic handicap and a challenging issue regarding… 
Review
2004
Review
2004
mented and hypertrichotic skin lesion with unilateral arrangement. This disorder that is today called Becker’s nevus is… 
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
In the Lusatian mining district, in the eastern part of the Federal Republic of Germany, organic matter of reclaimed mine soils… 
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2001
2001
Becker's melanosis is a relatively common, benign hamartoma, which is usually characterized by a hyperpigmented, hypertrichotic… 
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
OBJECTIVE A histopathological and immunohistochemical study was initiated to assess changes in benign human pigmented skin… 
Review
1995
Review
1995
  • R. Happle
  • Seminars in dermatology
  • 1995
  • Corpus ID: 22895519
A clinical entity called "the epidermal nevus syndrome" does not exist. Rather, there are various epidermal nevus syndromes that… 
Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
Becker's nevus is an uncommon, unilateral, hyperpigmented, hairy cutaneous hamartoma which usually begins in adolescence. Its… 
Review
1981
Review
1981
The authors make a survey of a series of a hundred Becker's nevi diagnosed in a recruiting center of the French National Service… 
1978
1978
Five cases of progressive cribriform and zosteriform hyperpigmentation are described. The following criteria were fulfilled: (1… 
Highly Cited
1965
Highly Cited
1965
The pigmented hairy epidermal nevus (Becker) is a variety of epidermal nevus in which epidermal thickening may be minimal and…