Esclerosis tuberosa; mácula hipopigmentada

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Esclerosis tuberosa; mácula hipopigmentada

Esta área con menos pigmentación (hipopigmentación) se llama "mácula de hoja de ceniza" y se presenta junto con el trastorno hereditario conocido como esclerosis tuberosa. Otro hallazgo, la "hipopigmentación tipo confetti", se evidencia en forma de granos blancos alrededor de la mácula hipopigmentada.

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  • Last Reviewed on 07/08/2012
  • Chad Haldeman-Englert, MD, FACMG, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Section on Medical Genetics, Winston-Salem, NC. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M. Health Solutions, Ebix, Inc.

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