Acquired Pigmentary Alterations

  • Nanette B. Silverberg
  • Nanette B. Silverberg


Acquired pigmentary alterations are some of the most commonly identified skin issues in children of color, ranging from traumatic melanonychia to postinflammatory pigmentary alteration. Recognition of abnormal lesions and treatment options, where available, are herein reviewed.


Mycosis Fungoides Acanthosis Nigricans Pigment Lesion Fungiform Papilla Nail Matrix 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Nanette B. Silverberg
    • 1
  • Nanette B. Silverberg
    • 2
  1. 1.Columbia University College of Physicians and SurgeonsNew YorkUSA
  2. 2.Department of DermatologyPediatric and Adolescent Dermatology St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital and Beth Israel Medical CentersNew YorkUSA

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