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Nevus Sebaceus of Jadassohn

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Nevus Sebaceus of Jadassohn, Nevus Sebaceus

  • Epidemiology
  1. Incidence: 0.3% of newborns
  • Signs
  1. Yellowish hairless Plaque
  • Distribution
  1. Scalp or face
  • Course
  1. Associated risk of cutaneous carcinoma: 10-15%
  2. May be associated with epidermal nevus syndrome
  • Management
  1. Excision near Puberty
  • Reference
  1. Habif (2003) Clinical Dermatology, 4th ed.. Mosby, p. 773-813