Familial occurrence of nevus sebaceus of Jadassohn: Another case of paradominant inheritance?

L. Laino, M. A M Van Steensel, D. Innocenzi, G. Camplone

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Abstract

We describe two sibs (a boy and a girl) suffering from linear nevus sebaceus of Jadassohn. The parents are not affected. This rare pattern of familial occurrence prompts us to suggest that these sibs represent a case of paradominant inheritance of a mosaic disorder.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)97-98
Number of pages2
JournalEuropean Journal of Dermatology
Volume11
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 2001

Keywords

  • Mosaicism
  • Nevus sebaceus
  • Paradominant inheritance

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Dermatology

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    Laino, L., Van Steensel, M. A. M., Innocenzi, D., & Camplone, G. (2001). Familial occurrence of nevus sebaceus of Jadassohn: Another case of paradominant inheritance? European Journal of Dermatology, 11(2), 97-98.