Vulvar Disease pp 263-264 | Cite as

Acanthosis Nigricans

  • Sandra Ronger Savle


The exact incidence of AN is unknown. In an unselected population of 1412 children, AN were present in 7.1%.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Sandra Ronger Savle
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  1. 1.Department of Dermatology and GynecologyLyon 1 University and Centre Hospitalier Lyon Sud, Pierre BéniteLyonFrance

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