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Acquired (idiopathic) intradermal nevus with junctional activity presenting as clitoromegaly in a child: report of a case

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Abstract

Clitoromegaly (macroclitoris) can either be congenital or acquired. Intradermal nevus presenting as clitoromegaly in a child is extremely rare. Extensive Medline search has failed to reveal any published article on this. To the best of our knowledge, we report the first patient with this presentation in a 6-year-old child.

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Correspondence to Shramana Mandal.

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Mandal, S., Dhingra, K., Gupta, P. et al. Acquired (idiopathic) intradermal nevus with junctional activity presenting as clitoromegaly in a child: report of a case. Eur J Pediatr 168, 1405 (2009). https://doi.org/10.1007/s00431-009-0938-8

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Keywords

  • Acquired nevus
  • Intradermal nevus
  • Clitoromegaly
  • Child