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Phacomatosis pigmentovascularis


Other Names for this Disease
  • Association of cutaneous vascular malformations and different pigmentary disorders
  • Phakomatosis pigmentovascularis
  • PPV
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Tests & Diagnosis


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How might phacomatosis pigmentovascularis be diagnosed?

Diagnosis of phacomatosis pigmentovascularis is based primarily on physical evaluation and appearence of the skin lesions.[1]
Last updated: 2/1/2011

References
  1. Fernández-Guarino M, Boixeda P, de Las Heras E, Aboin S, García-Millán C, Olasolo PJ. Phakomatosis pigmentovascularis: Clinical findings in 15 patients and review of the literature. J Am Acad Dermatol.. 2008 Jan; Epub 2007 Nov 28;