Cleve Clin J Med 2017 Nov;84(11):831-832
Professor, Department of Dermatology Venereology, and Leprology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India.
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J Cutan Pathol 2008 Dec 18;35(12):1156-8. Epub 2008 Aug 18.
Thyroid 2002 Dec;12(12):1149
Institute of Endocrine Sciences, Ospedale Maggiore IRCCS, Milan, Italy.
Pediatr Dermatol 2016 Sep 11;33(5):e303-5. Epub 2016 Jul 11.
Department of Dermatology, Hospital La Paz, Madrid, Spain.
Notalgia paresthetica is characterized by a hyperpigmented macular pruritic skin lesion most commonly localized unilaterally in the middle and upper back region. This condition has been reported in association with multiple endocrine neoplasia syndrome type 2A (MEN 2A) in several families; it rarely affects children and it may serve as an early marker of MEN 2A. We report a 9-year-old girl diagnosed with MEN 2A and notalgia paresthetica. Read More
Ann Dermatol Venereol 1999 Jun-Jul;126(6-7):522-4
Service de Dermatologie, CHR Hôpital Porte Madeleine, Orléans.
Introduction: Notalgia paresthetica is an isolated sensory mononeuropathy. Patients have a pruritus in the mid-upper back. Its association with multiple endocrine neoplasia type IIA has been reported in a few cases. Read More