Nevoid Hypermelanosis, Linear and Whorled malady
Categories: Rare diseases, Skin diseases
Aliases & Descriptions for Nevoid Hypermelanosis, Linear and Whorled:
Global: Rare diseases
Anatomical: Skin diseases
Rare skin diseases
OMIM:50 Linear and whorled hypermelanosis (LWNH) is a benign skin condition characterized by onset in infancy of hyperpigmented... (614323) more...
MalaCards based summary: Nevoid Hypermelanosis, Linear and Whorled, also known as linear and whorled nevoid hypermelanosis, is related to ichthyosis vulgaris and cerebritis, and has symptoms including eosinophilia and hyperpigmented streaks. Affiliated tissues include skin.
NIH Rare Diseases:46 Linear and whorled nevoid hypermelanosis is a skin condition characterized by swirling streaks of hyperpigmented (darkened) skin. the hyperpigmentation follows the lines of blashko. the hyperpigmentation often occurs alone, but additional symptoms have been described in individual cases. its occurrence is nearly always sporadic. the cause of linear and whorled nevoid hypermelanosis is not known. last updated: 3/18/2013
Wikipedia:69 Linear and whorled nevoid hypermelanosis (also known as \"Linear nevoid hyperpigmentation,\"... more...
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