Congenital melanocytic naevus is hamortomatous or non-neoplastic proliferation of abnormal mixture of tissue′s or non-neoplastic proliferation of abnormal mixture of tissue′s normal components. Cutis verticis gyrata is hypertrophy with parallel or gyrate folds of skin of scalp. We report a young man who presented to us with hair loss on the back of the head and increased growth of hair over the upper back since birth. A biopsy proved the diagnosis of congenital melanocytic naevus.
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||Indian Journal of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprology|
|Publication status||Published - 01-11-2002|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Infectious Diseases