Acquired Pigmentary Alterations

  • Nanette B. Silverberg
  • Nanette B. Silverberg
Chapter

Abstract

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.

Keywords

Migration Peroxide Corticosteroid Posit Cyclosporine 

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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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