CASE REPORT
Year : 2014  |  Volume : 7  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 513-515

Aplasia cutis congenita with two completely different presentations


1 Department of Dermatology Venereology and Leprosy, IPGMER and SSKM Hospitals, Kolkata, India
2 Department of Medicine, ESI PGIMS and R and ESIC Hospital and ODC (Eastern Zone), Kolkata, West Bengal, India

Correspondence Address:
Sanchaita Bala
Rajpur Govt Colony, P:O South Jagaddal, South 24 Parganas, Kolkata - 151, West Bengal
India
Login to access the Email id

Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/0975-2870.135294

Rights and Permissions

Aplasia cutis congenita is a rare disorder, which presents with congenital absence of skin. Besides isolated presentation, it may manifest with other developmental malformation of cardiovascular, gastrointestinal, genitourinary and central nervous systems, and malformation syndromes such as chromosomal abnormalities, Adams-Oliver syndrome, Bart's syndrome, and Johanson-Bilzzard syndrome. Here, we present two cases of aplasia cutis congenita, which represent two different types of the disease. The first case presented as non-syndromic aplasia cutis congenita of scalp, and the other case presented as a part of Bart's syndrome.


[FULL TEXT] [PDF]*
Print this article     Email this article
 Next article
 Previous article
 Table of Contents

 Similar in PUBMED
   Search Pubmed for
   Search in Google Scholar for
 Related articles
 Citation Manager
 Access Statistics
 Reader Comments
 Email Alert *
 Add to My List *
 * Requires registration (Free)
 

 Article Access Statistics
    Viewed3772    
    Printed58    
    Emailed0    
    PDF Downloaded233    
    Comments [Add]    

Recommend this journal