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Nevus sebaceus in association with an intracranial mass.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  7096670     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A 7-week-old male infant with a seizure disorder and an extensive sebaceous nevus of the scalp was examined. Computerized axial tomography (CAT) scan identified an intracerebral mass which proved to be a hamartomatous malofrmation fo the brain. The association of intracranial masses with sebaceous nevi should be recognized. CAT scan is useful in the evaluation of infants with extensive lesions of the scalp or midline facial area, especially in the presence of neurologic abnormalities.
Authors:
R Moskowitz; P J Honig
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology     Volume:  6     ISSN:  0190-9622     ISO Abbreviation:  J. Am. Acad. Dermatol.     Publication Date:  1982 Jun 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1982-09-24     Completed Date:  1982-09-24     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7907132     Medline TA:  J Am Acad Dermatol     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  1078-80     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Brain Neoplasms / congenital*
Hamartoma / congenital*
Humans
Infant
Male
Neoplasms, Multiple Primary / congenital*
Nevus / congenital*
Scalp
Sebaceous Gland Neoplasms / congenital*
Seizures / congenital

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