Speckled lentiginous nevus: A rare presentation associated with motor neuropathy and muscular atrophy in a child.
Pediatr Dermatol 2018 Mar 24. Epub 2018 Mar 24.
Southern California Permanente Medical Group, Pasadena, CA, USA.
Speckled lentiginous nevus syndrome has been described in individuals with a speckled lentiginous nevus with rare associated neurologic deficits. Because speckled lentiginous nevus syndrome almost always affects adults, it is not typically considered when evaluating children. We present the first reported case of speckled lentiginous nevus syndrome presenting in a young child with muscle atrophy and motor deficits affecting muscles along the same distribution as the speckled lentiginous nevus. Read More