DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.18203/2320-6012.ijrms20170678

Seborrhoeic keratosis with autosomal dominant inheritance - a rare case report

V. N. S. Ahamed Shariff, L. Balamurugan, N. Saravanan

Abstract


Seborrhoeic keratosis is a benign tumour composed of epidermal keratinocytes, displaying varying morphological features, frequently pigmented and more common in the elderly. Various clinical and histopathological variants have been described. A genetically determined predisposition to Seborrhoeic keratosis is largely accepted. We report a case of multiple Seborrhoeic keratoses of childhood onset and transmitted for three generations in her family members as an autosomal dominant trait.


Keywords


Autosomal dominant inheritance, Childhood onset, Multiple seborrhoeic keratoses

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