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Zimmermann-Laband syndrome in an infant with an atypical histologic finding.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  16267629     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Zimmermann-Laband syndrome is an inherited disorder that is characterized by abnormalities of the head, face, hands, and feet. Most children with this disorder have generalized hypertrichosis, large gingivae, and hypoplasia of the fingernails and toenails. We report a male infant who exhibited typical features of Zimmermann-Laband syndrome with an unusual histopathologic finding. Excised tissue from the infant's gingivae showed papillary projections that were composed of hyperplastic stratified squamous epithelium with different amounts of keratinization.
Mehmet Emre Atabek; Ozgur Pirgon; Ahmet Sert; Hatice Toy
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article     Date:  2005-11-02
Journal Detail:
Title:  Pediatric and developmental pathology : the official journal of the Society for Pediatric Pathology and the Paediatric Pathology Society     Volume:  8     ISSN:  1093-5266     ISO Abbreviation:  Pediatr. Dev. Pathol.     Publication Date:    2005 Nov-Dec
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2005-12-21     Completed Date:  2006-01-26     Revised Date:  2006-05-08    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9809673     Medline TA:  Pediatr Dev Pathol     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  654-7     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Pediatrics, Section of Pediatric Endocrinology, School of Medicine, Selcuk University, 42060 Konya, Turkey.
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MeSH Terms
Abnormalities, Multiple / pathology*
Epithelium / abnormalities*
Gingiva / abnormalities*
Hypertrichosis / etiology
Metaplasia / pathology
Nails, Malformed / etiology

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