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Pediatric Oncall Journal

Shagreen patch of Tuberous Sclerosis

Ketan Kulkarni.
Department of Pediatrics, PGIMER, Chandigarh, India.

Dr Ketan P Kulkarni, APC, PGIMER, Chandigarh, India
A 10 year old female child presented with polymorphic seizures and skin patch. She also had adenoma sebaceum. Neuroimaging demonstrated multiple subependymal nodules with candle dip appearance.

  Shagreen patch of Tuberous Sclerosis
What Is the diagnosis? What is the skin lesion?

The diagnosis was clearly tuberous sclerosis. Skin lesion is Shagreen patch.

E-published: December 2008, Vol 5 Issue 12 Art # 51
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Kulkarni K. Shagreen patch of Tuberous Sclerosis. Pediatr Oncall J. 2008;5: 142.
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