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Linear nevus sebaceous syndrome

Other Names for this Disease
  • Jadassohn nevus phakomatosis
  • JNP
  • Nevus sebaceus of Jadassohn
  • Organoid nevus phakomatosis
  • Schimmelpenning Feuerstein Mims syndrome
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What causes linear nevus sebaceous syndrome?

The cause of linear nevus sebaceous syndrome is unknown.[1]
Last updated: 8/22/2011

  1. Lien SH, Hsu ML, Yuh YS, Lee CM, Chen CC, Chang PY, Chou CY. Prenatal three dimensional ultrasound detection of linear nevus sebaceous syndrome. Archives of Disease in Childhood Fetal and Neonatal Edition. 2005; Accessed 7/21/2011.