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Year : 2013  |  Volume : 58  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 158

Nevus depigmentosus treated with suction blister grafting: Follow-up after 10 years


Department of Dermatology, IMS and SUM Hospital, Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India

Correspondence Address:
Bikash Ranjan Kar
Department of Dermatology, IMS and SUM Hospital, Bhubaneswar-3, Odisha-751 003
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DOI: 10.4103/0019-5154.108074

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Nevus depigmentosus is a congenital hypomelanotic condition for which no effective treatments are available. The hypopigmentation is permanent and enlarges in proportion with growth in the person. Here, I report a patient of nevus depigmentosus on whom we performed suction blister grafting and the resultant pigmentation was satisfactory even at a follow-up after 10 years.


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