European Journal of Dermatology

, Volume 25, Issue 6, pp 624–625 | Cite as

Parry-Romberg syndrome associated with contralateral cerebral atrophy



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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of DermatologyNagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical SciencesNagasakiJapan
  2. 2.Department of RadiologyFukui Red Cross HospitalFukuiJapan

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