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Anais Brasileiros de Dermatologia

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Abstract

MANSUR, Cristina et al. Peutz-Jeghers Syndrome: treatment of oral lentiginosis with Alexandrite laser. An. Bras. Dermatol. [online]. 2003, vol.78, n.4, pp. 501-505. ISSN 1806-4841.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S0365-05962003000400011.

We describe the case of a 10-year-old patient with Peutz-Jeghers Syndrome associated with brown melanin spots on the lips and onset 8 years previously. The oral lesions were treated using a long-pulse (3ms) Alexandrite 755 nm laser, with good results.

Keywords : lasers; lentigo; Peutz-Jeghers Syndrome.

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