Papular xanthoma in children

R. Caputo, E. Gianni, D. Imondi, G. Carminati, R. Gianotti

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Abstract

Papular xanthoma is a normolipemic xanthomatosis that mainly affects adults. We describe the clinical, histologic, ultrastructural, and immunologic findings in 10 children with this disease. Papular xanthoma in children has the same clinical and histopathologic features as in adults, but it appears to be self-healing within 1 to 5 years.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1052-1056
Number of pages5
JournalJournal of the American Academy of Dermatology
Volume22
Issue number6 I
Publication statusPublished - 1990

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Dermatology

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