Inflammatory Linear Verrucous Epidermal Naevus Arising on a Burn Scar

Wook Lee, In; Ku Ahn, Sung; Ho Choi, Eung
May 1999
Acta Dermato-Venereologica;5/26/99, Vol. 79 Issue 2, p164
Academic Journal
Case Study
Presents a case study of a patient who developed inflammatory linear verrucous epidermal naevus (ILVEN) within few months of an electric burn. Patterns of the occurrence and spread of lesions on the patient's body; Presence of regular epidermal acanthosis, alternating parakeratosis and orthokeratosis in specimen of skin biopsy; Suggestion of the possible mechanism for the development of ILVEN.


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