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Incontinentia Pigmenti (cont.)

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A 20-day-old female neonate with incontinentia pigmenti. Bullae and vesicles, as well as verrucous lesions, are seen on the lower extremities and buttock.
A 20-day-old female neonate with incontinentia pigmenti. Bullae and vesicles, as well as verrucous lesions, are seen on the lower extremities and buttock.
A 27-day-old female neonate who first presented with incontinentia pigmenti when she was aged 20 days. Note the verrucous eruptions with brownish pigmentation in a streaky linear pattern on the left leg.
A 27-day-old female neonate who first presented with incontinentia pigmenti when she was aged 20 days. Note the verrucous eruptions with brownish pigmentation in a streaky linear pattern on the left leg.
Linear streak of pigmentation and erythematous vesicles on the left arm.
Linear streak of pigmentation and erythematous vesicles on the left arm.
Streaks of hyperpigmentation on the chest and right arm.
Streaks of hyperpigmentation on the chest and right arm.

Medically reviewed by Norman Levine, MD; American Board of Dermatology


Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 6/30/2014

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