Aplasia Cutis Congenita in One of Monozygotic Twins

Pablo Yagupsky, Haim Reuveni, Michael Karplus, Shimon Moses

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Abstract: Aplasia cutis congenita is an uncommon disorder characterized by a patchy defect of the scalp and other areas of the skin of the newborn. Several familial cases have been reported, including a set of identical twin girls. The disease was unique in our patient, one monozygotic twin.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)403-405
Number of pages3
JournalPediatric Dermatology
Issue number5
StatePublished - 1 Jan 1986
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
  • Dermatology


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