Multifocal oral melanoacanthoma associated with Addison's disease and hyperthyroidism: a case report.
- Thinali Sousa Dantas,
- Isabelly Vidal do Nascimento,
- Maria Elisa Quezado Lima Verde,
- Ana Paula Negreiros Nunes Alves,
- Fabrício Bitu Sousa,
- Mário Rogério Lima Mota
Arch Endocrinol Metab 2017 Jun 26. Epub 2017 Jun 26.
Divisão de Patologia Oral, Universidade Federal do Ceará (UFC), Fortaleza, CE, Brasil.
Oral melanoacanthoma is a mucocutaneous, pigmented, rare, benign, and probably reactive lesion. This paper reports for the first time in the literature a case of multifocal oral melanoacanthoma in a patient diagnosed with Addison's disease and concomitant Graves' disease with hyperthyroidism. The patient presented with oral pigmented lesions, which were hypothesized to be mucosal pigmentation associated with Addison's disease. Read More