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Autumn 2013, Vol. 21 No. 3

Hong Kong J. Dermatol. Venereol. (2013) 21, 140-143

Paediatric Dermatology Column: Case Report

A teenage girl with facial asymmetry


JWS Tang 鄧永善


A teenage girl with a history of right hemifacial atrophy of unknown cause initially presented with loss of hair. Then she developed a violaceous rash over her waist which was shown by skin biopsy to be morphoea. Based on all the clinical features, the diagnosis of Parry-Romberg syndrome, also known as hemifacial atrophy was made.

一名女孩過去有著成因不明的右半側面萎縮,最初因脫髮而求診,及後在其腰間長出紫紅色皮疹,病灶皮膚活 檢顯示為硬斑病。綜合以上所有臨床特點,其診斷確立為帕-羅二氏綜合症,又稱半側面萎縮。

Keywords: Hemifacial atrophy, morphoea, Parry-Romberg syndrome

關鍵詞: 半側面萎縮、硬斑病、帕-羅二氏綜合症