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44. Picture of Neurofibromatosis (Café au lait)

Picture of Neurofibromatosis (Café au lait)
Image Source: Color Atlas & Synopsis of Pediatric Dermatology Kay Shou-Mei Kane, Jen Bissonette Ryder, Richard Allen Johnson, Howard P. Baden, Alexander Stratigos Copyright 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies. All rights reserved.
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Neurofibromatosis is characterized by skin changes including café au lait macules. Pictured is such a macule, with very clearly defined borders, on the buttock area of a patient with the condition.
Image Source: Color Atlas & Synopsis of Pediatric Dermatology Kay Shou-Mei Kane, Jen Bissonette Ryder, Richard Allen Johnson, Howard P. Baden, Alexander Stratigos Copyright 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies. All rights reserved.

Text Reference: National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke: "Neurofibromatosis Fact Sheet"

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