Incontinentia Pigmenti: A Newborn with Characteristic Skin Lesions and Bilateral Optic Atrophy: Case Report and Review of Literature

  • Maryam Azizzadeh Department of Dermatology, Semnan University of Medical Sciences, Semnan, Iran.
  • Morteza Rezaei Department of Pediatrics, Semnan University of Medical Sciences, Semnan, Iran.
  • Nargess Hashemi Mail Department of Pediatrics, Semnan University of Medical Sciences, Semnan, Iran.
Keywords:
Bloch- Sulzberger disease, Incontinentia Pigmenti, Optic atrophy, Newborn

Abstract

Incontinentia Pigmenti (IP) is a rare X-linked dominant disorder with skin, eye, central nervous system (CNS) and tooth abnormalities. According to the reported cases, it is estimated that there have been nearly 900-1200 affected individuals. In this article, the literature is reviewed and a case of IP with characteristic skin lesions and optic atrophy is presented.

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Azizzadeh M, Rezaei M, Hashemi N. Incontinentia Pigmenti: A Newborn with Characteristic Skin Lesions and Bilateral Optic Atrophy: Case Report and Review of Literature. Acta Med Iran. 51(11):805-810.
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