MCID: BCK005
MIFTS: 33

Becker Nevus Syndrome

Categories: Fetal diseases, Rare diseases, Reproductive diseases, Skin diseases

Aliases & Classifications for Becker Nevus Syndrome

MalaCards integrated aliases for Becker Nevus Syndrome:

Name: Becker Nevus Syndrome 57 20 58 71
Becker's Nevus 74 20
Pigmentary Hairy Epidermal Nevus 58
Pigmented Hairy Epidermal Nevus 71
Hairy Epidermal Nevus Syndrome 20
Becker's Melanosis 71
Becker Melanosis 20
Becker Naevus 20
Becker Nevus 20

Classifications:

Orphanet: 58  
Rare gynaecological and obstetric diseases
Rare skin diseases
Developmental anomalies during embryogenesis


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OMIM® 57 604919
ICD10 via Orphanet 33 D22.5
UMLS via Orphanet 72 C0263579 C1858042
Orphanet 58 ORPHA64755
MedGen 41 C1858042
UMLS 71 C0263579 C0544863 C1858042

Summaries for Becker Nevus Syndrome

GARD : 20 Becker nevus syndrome is characterized by the presence of a Becker nevus in association with underdevelopment (hypoplasia) of the breast or other skin-related, muscular, or skeletal defects, all of which usually involve the same side of the body as the nevus (ipsilateral). Specific signs and symptoms in addition to the nevus may include ipsilateral breast hypoplasia; skeletal abnormalities such as hypoplasia of the shoulder girdle, scoliosis, fused ribs, and ipsilateral shortness of the arm; and several other features. The condition is thought to be sporadic (occurring in individuals with no history of the condition in the family). Treatment varies depending upon the specific symptoms present and the extent of the condition in the affected individual.

MalaCards based summary : Becker Nevus Syndrome, also known as becker's nevus, is related to hypertrichosis and nevus, epidermal. An important gene associated with Becker Nevus Syndrome is ACTB (Actin Beta). The drugs Triamcinolone and Hydroquinone have been mentioned in the context of this disorder. Affiliated tissues include breast, smooth muscle and skin, and related phenotypes are lipoatrophy and micromelia

More information from OMIM: 604919

Related Diseases for Becker Nevus Syndrome

Diseases related to Becker Nevus Syndrome via text searches within MalaCards or GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

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# Related Disease Score Top Affiliating Genes
1 hypertrichosis 10.6
2 nevus, epidermal 10.2
3 scoliosis 10.2
4 dermatitis 10.2
5 neurofibromatosis 10.2
6 lentigines 10.1
7 keratosis 10.1
8 melanoma 10.1
9 folliculitis 10.1
10 acne 10.1
11 phacomatosis pigmentovascularis 10.1
12 nipples, supernumerary 10.0
13 dowling-degos disease 1 10.0
14 neural tube defects 10.0
15 congenital heart defects, hamartomas of tongue, and polysyndactyly 10.0
16 spina bifida occulta 10.0
17 papilloma 10.0
18 acanthosis nigricans 10.0
19 mastocytosis, cutaneous 10.0
20 melanoma, cutaneous malignant 1 10.0
21 lipoid congenital adrenal hyperplasia 10.0
22 orthostatic intolerance 10.0
23 nevus comedonicus 10.0
24 dysplastic nevus syndrome 10.0
25 leiomyoma 10.0
26 root resorption 10.0
27 lymphangioma 10.0
28 urticaria 10.0
29 ichthyosis 10.0
30 basal cell carcinoma 10.0
31 cystic lymphangioma 10.0
32 leiomyoma cutis 10.0
33 plexiform neurofibroma 10.0
34 skin melanoma 10.0
35 pityriasis versicolor 10.0
36 lichen planus 10.0
37 neurofibroma 10.0
38 47,xyy 10.0
39 dwarfism 10.0
40 prurigo nodularis 10.0
41 nevus of ota 10.0
42 congenital smooth muscle hamartoma 10.0
43 rare lymphatic malformation 10.0
44 segmental odontomaxillary dysplasia 10.0
45 kabuki syndrome 1 9.9
46 nevus anemicus 9.9
47 vitiligo-associated multiple autoimmune disease susceptibility 6 9.9
48 vitiligo-associated multiple autoimmune disease susceptibility 1 9.9
49 desmoid tumor 9.9
50 allergic disease 9.9

Graphical network of the top 20 diseases related to Becker Nevus Syndrome:



Diseases related to Becker Nevus Syndrome

Symptoms & Phenotypes for Becker Nevus Syndrome

Human phenotypes related to Becker Nevus Syndrome:

58 31 (show all 23)
# Description HPO Frequency Orphanet Frequency HPO Source Accession
1 lipoatrophy 58 31 hallmark (90%) Very frequent (99-80%) HP:0100578
2 micromelia 58 31 hallmark (90%) Very frequent (99-80%) HP:0002983
3 hypermelanotic macule 58 31 hallmark (90%) Very frequent (99-80%) HP:0001034
4 supernumerary nipple 58 31 hallmark (90%) Very frequent (99-80%) HP:0002558
5 hamartoma 58 31 hallmark (90%) Very frequent (99-80%) HP:0010566
6 shoulder girdle muscle atrophy 58 31 hallmark (90%) Very frequent (99-80%) HP:0003724
7 pectus carinatum 58 31 frequent (33%) Frequent (79-30%) HP:0000768
8 pectus excavatum 58 31 frequent (33%) Frequent (79-30%) HP:0000767
9 aplasia/hypoplasia of the breasts 58 31 frequent (33%) Frequent (79-30%) HP:0010311
10 scoliosis 58 31 occasional (7.5%) Occasional (29-5%) HP:0002650
11 kyphosis 58 31 occasional (7.5%) Occasional (29-5%) HP:0002808
12 abnormality of tibia morphology 58 31 occasional (7.5%) Occasional (29-5%) HP:0002992
13 spina bifida occulta 58 31 occasional (7.5%) Occasional (29-5%) HP:0003298
14 rib fusion 58 31 occasional (7.5%) Occasional (29-5%) HP:0000902
15 lower limb asymmetry 58 31 occasional (7.5%) Occasional (29-5%) HP:0100559
16 supernumerary ribs 58 31 occasional (7.5%) Occasional (29-5%) HP:0005815
17 upper limb asymmetry 58 31 occasional (7.5%) Occasional (29-5%) HP:0100560
18 abnormality of the scrotum 58 31 occasional (7.5%) Occasional (29-5%) HP:0000045
19 hypoplastic labia minora 58 31 occasional (7.5%) Occasional (29-5%) HP:0000064
20 nevus 31 HP:0003764
21 hemivertebrae 31 HP:0002937
22 cervical ribs 31 HP:0000891
23 unilateral breast hypoplasia 31 HP:0012813

Clinical features from OMIM®:

604919 (Updated 05-Mar-2021)

Drugs & Therapeutics for Becker Nevus Syndrome

Drugs for Becker Nevus Syndrome (from DrugBank, HMDB, Dgidb, PharmGKB, IUPHAR, NovoSeek, BitterDB):

(show all 6)
# Name Status Phase Clinical Trials Cas Number PubChem Id
1
Triamcinolone Approved, Vet_approved Phase 2 124-94-7 31307
2
Hydroquinone Approved, Investigational Phase 2 123-31-9 785
3
Tretinoin Approved, Investigational, Nutraceutical Phase 2 302-79-4 5538 444795
4 triamcinolone acetonide Phase 2
5 Triamcinolone diacetate Phase 2
6 Triamcinolone hexacetonide Phase 2

Interventional clinical trials:


# Name Status NCT ID Phase Drugs
1 Ablative Fractional Laser Therapy as Treatment for Becker's Nevus; a Pilot Study Completed NCT01083498 Phase 2

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Genetic Tests for Becker Nevus Syndrome

Anatomical Context for Becker Nevus Syndrome

MalaCards organs/tissues related to Becker Nevus Syndrome:

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Breast, Smooth Muscle, Skin, Bone, Tongue

Publications for Becker Nevus Syndrome

Articles related to Becker Nevus Syndrome:

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# Title Authors PMID Year
1
Becker nevus syndrome. 57 61
9024572 1997
2
Epidermal nevus syndromes. 57
7640190 1995
3
The efficacy of intense pulsed light for Becker's nevus: A retrospective analysis of 45 cases. 61
32573892 2021
4
Treatment of Becker's nevus with 577-nm pro-yellow laser: Could it be a new treatment choice? 61
33314488 2021
5
Comprehensive Treatment of a Skeletal Class III Growing Patient with Alveolar Bone Hypertrophy in the Anterior Mandible Associated with Becker's Nevus Syndrome: A Case Report. 61
33494282 2021
6
Becker's nevus onset in an adult man on the temporo-parietal-occipital region. 61
33179885 2020
7
800 nm diode laser does not display long-term benefit for hair removal in Becker's nevus: A retrospective analysis of 24 cases. 61
32274871 2020
8
Lichen striatus colocalized with Becker's nevus: a case with two types of simultaneous cutaneous mosaicism? 61
32492173 2020
9
Cutaneous manifestations in neurofibromatosis type 1. 61
32901776 2020
10
Post-zygotic ACTB mutations underlie congenital smooth muscle hamartomas. 61
32170967 2020
11
755-nm Q-switched alexandrite laser does not markedly benefit Becker's nevus: a retrospective analysis of 59 cases. 61
32770301 2020
12
The co-existence of cutaneous melanoma and urticaria pigmentosa in a patient with Becker's nevus. 61
31803997 2020
13
Follicular Becker's Nevus: A New Clinical Variant. 61
32180599 2020
14
Neurofibromatosis Type 1 with Becker's Nevus and Nevus of Ota. 61
32029954 2020
15
Becker's nevus syndrome. 61
31297897 2019
16
Intense pulsed light treatment for Becker's nevus. 61
31416363 2019
17
Lasers for Becker's nevus. 61
30762191 2019
18
Becker's nevus syndrome. 61
30650953 2019
19
Multiple bilateral Becker's nevus in a Saudi female: a rare presentation. 61
31872177 2019
20
A Rare Case of Checkerboard-Like Becker Nevi with a Unique Distribution of Abnormalities. 61
31218086 2019
21
Successful treatment of Becker's Nevus with long-pulsed 1064-nm Nd:YAG and 755-nm alexandrite laser and review of the literature. 61
28498021 2018
22
Becker's Nevus with Recurrent Eczema Limited to the Nevus Lesion. 61
29386838 2018
23
Clinicopathologic characteristics of early-onset Becker's nevus in Korean children and adolescents. 61
29090468 2018
24
Epidermal nevus syndromes: New insights into whorls and swirls. 61
29044700 2018
25
Giant congenital Becker's nevus overlying a plexiform neurofibroma: Merely a coincidence or more than it? 61
29210362 2017
26
[Smooth muscle hamartoma in volar skin]. 61
28812115 2017
27
Becker's nevus in neurofibromatosis type 1: a single center experience in Italy. 61
28906096 2017
28
Treatment of Breast Hypoplasia in Becker Nevus Syndrome. 61
28295908 2017
29
Becker's Nevus and Lethal Beta-Actin Mutations. 61
28625464 2017
30
Postzygotic Mutations in Beta-Actin Are Associated with Becker's Nevus and Becker's Nevus Syndrome. 61
28347698 2017
31
Efficacy and safety of short-pulse erbium: Yttrium aluminum garnet laser treatment of Becker's nevus in Saudi patients: A pilot study. 61
28936145 2017
32
Some Becker's Nevus Melanocytes Remain Alive after Treatment with Q-Switched Alexandrite Laser. 61
28566917 2017
33
Becker's nevus syndrome: a report of a rare disease with unusual associations. 61
27655000 2017
34
An unusual case of phakomatosis pigmentovascularis type IIb with Becker's nevus. 61
27694062 2017
35
Becker's nevus associated with basal cell carcinoma: an unusual presentation in a sun-protected area. 61
28225979 2017
36
Clinicopathological Features and Immunohistochemical Alterations of Keratinocyte Proliferation, Melanocyte Density, Smooth Muscle Hyperplasia and Nerve Fiber Distribution in Becker's Nevus. 61
27904268 2016
37
Constituents of Cryptotaenia japonica Inhibit Melanogenesis via CREB- and MAPK-Associated Signaling Pathways in Murine B16 Melanoma Cells. 61
27689982 2016
38
Giant bilateral Becker's nevus appearing as gladiator arm armor. 61
27559520 2016
39
Becker's nevus among siblings. 61
27088958 2016
40
Hypertrichotic Becker's nevi treated with combination 1,550 nm non-ablative fractional photothermolysis and laser hair removal. 61
26996148 2016
41
Treatment of pigmentary disorders in patients with skin of color with a novel 755 nm picosecond, Q-switched ruby, and Q-switched Nd:YAG nanosecond lasers: A retrospective photographic review. 61
26922302 2016
42
A retrospective analysis on the management of pigmented lesions using a picosecond 755-nm alexandrite laser in Asians. 61
26696500 2016
43
Becker's Nevus Syndrome in a Pediatric Female Patient. 61
27891278 2016
44
Asymmetrical growth of beard due to Becker's nevus on the face: a rare presentation. 61
24981788 2016
45
Becker nevus syndrome; probably the first report of concurrent acrally located congenital BN, soft tissue hypertrophy and fused carpal bones. 61
25176291 2016
46
Mosaic Neurocutaneous Disorders and Their Causes. 61
26706010 2015
47
NEVUS DEPIGMENTOSUS ASSOCIATED WITH NEVUS SPILUS: FIRST REPORT IN THE WORLD LITERATURE. 61
26656555 2015
48
Becker's nevus. 61
25991871 2015
49
Bilateral Symmetrical Congenital Giant Becker's Nevus: A Rare Presentation. 61
26538733 2015
50
Breast lipofilling: A new treatment of Becker nevus syndrome. 61
25746302 2015

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