Dept. of Dermatology (피부과학); Dept. of Plastic Surgery (성형외과학)
Keimyung Medical Journal, Vol.6(2) : 392-395, 1987
Epidermal nevus is a congenital malformation consisting of wartlike and scaling overgrowth of the epidermis without nevus cell and described by a great terms which denote some distinctive manifestation of the nevus. The authors report a case of verrucous epidermal nevus in a 25-year-old female who had skin colored verrucous gyrate mass on the Rt side of scalp and multiple scattered brownish colored plagues on the Rt side of verrucouse. At the age of 2, the lesion of scalp has become cerebriform appearance. Her growth development and performance within normal range and any abnormalities of the bones ＆ central nervus system were not found. The authors made diagnosis of verrucous epidermal news from characteristic clinical and histopathological findings. Related literature was briefly reviewed for the discussion.