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Summer 2009, Vol. 17 No. 2

Hong Kong J. Dermatol. Venereol. (2009) 17, 92-95


Case Report

Coexistence of juvenile xanthogranuloma and caf-au-lait macules in a boy presented with multiple yellowish papules and brownish macules

FC Ip 葉方正 and KC Lee 李景中

Abstract
An eleven-month-old boy presented with increasing number of yellowish papules on scalp, trunk and limbs soon after birth. Skin biopsy revealed juvenile xanthogranuloma. He was also found to have multiple caf-au-lait macules. The clinical course, complications and associations of juvenile xanthogranuloma with neurofibromatosis were discussed.