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Melasma

October 4, 20182:21 am Published by

Melasma is a common skin problem that results in brown to gray-brown patches, usually on the face.  Although it can...

Melanocytic Nevus

October 4, 20182:20 am Published by

A Melanocytic Nevus, also known as nevocytic nevus, nevus-cell nevus and commonly as a mole, is a type of melanocytic tumor that contains nevus cells. The majority of moles...

McCune-Albright Syndrome

October 4, 20182:19 am Published by

McCune–Albright syndrome is a complex genetic disorder affecting the bone, skin, and several hormone-producing tissues. People with this syndrome develop areas of abnormal...

Maxillo-Nasal Dysplasia

October 4, 20182:19 am Published by

Maxillo-Nasal Dysplasia, also known as Binder’s Syndrome, is a developmental disorder primarily affecting the anterior part of the nose and...

Linear Nevus Sabaceous

October 4, 20182:14 am Published by

Linear Nevus Sebaceous Syndrome is a condition characterized by a large birthmark with a broad range of abnormalities that may...

Langer Giedion Syndrome

October 4, 20182:13 am Published by

Langer–Giedion syndrome (LGS) is a genetic disorder, characterized by distinct facial features and bone abnormalities including thinly-growing hair, large nose and...

Kabuki Syndrome

October 4, 20182:06 am Published by

Kabuki syndrome is a multisystem disorder, characterized by multiple abnormalities including distinctive facial features, growth delays, varying degrees of intellectual disability,...

Juvenile Xanthogranuloma

October 4, 20182:06 am Published by

Juvenile Xanthogranuloma (JXG) is a non-Langerhans cell histiocytosis that is usually benign and self-limiting. It occurs most often in the...

Incontinentia Pigmenti

October 4, 20182:05 am Published by

Incontinentia pigmenti (IP) is a genetic disorder that affects the skin, hair, teeth, nails, and central nervous system.  It is characterized...