Dermatopath

Cas 0704122

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  Fille de 2 ans, multiples nodules cutanés et sous cutanés de 0,5 à 2 cm, d’installation rapide, du front, du tronc, et de papules périarticulaires, symétriques, à la face dorsale des mains. D’installation rapide,ils ne sont pas douloureux, et ne s'accompagnent pas de cortège inflammatoire. Pas d'antécédent clinique remarquable.  

2 yo girl, with acute eruption of multiple, painless, cutaneous and subcutaneous, flesh-colored nodules ranging from 0.5 to 2 cm, of the forehead, trunk. Smaller flesh-colored papules were present and distributed symmetrically overlying the joints of the back of his hands with no inflammatory background. No other significant medical history.

 
     
  Biopsie chirurgicale:   Surgical biopsy:  
     
 
Bleu Alcian
 
Alcian Blue
 
     
     
     
     
 
HE
     
     
     
 

Diagnostic proposé:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mucinose cutanée juvénile, spontanément régressive.

 

Proposed diagnosis:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Self-healing juvenile cutaneous mucinosis.

 
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References

 

1: J Am Acad Dermatol. 2006 Dec;55(6):1036-43.
Self-healing juvenile cutaneous mucinosis: cases highlighting subcutaneous/fascial involvement.(click for reference in PDF format)
Nagaraj LV, Fangman W, White WL, Woosley JT, Prose N, Selim MA, Morrell DS.
Department of Dermatology, University of North Carolina Hospitals, Chapel Hill, NC, USA.

 

2:J Am Acad Dermatol. 2004 May;50(5 Suppl):S97-100
Self-healing juvenile cutaneous mucinosis. (click for reference in PDF format)
Cowen EW, Scott GA, Mercurio MG.
Department of Dermatology, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Rochester, NY 14642, USA.