Anais Brasileiros de Dermatologia
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LIMA, Alexandre Moretti de et al. Case for diagnosis. An. Bras. Dermatol. [online]. 2011, vol.86, n.1, pp. 165-166. ISSN 0365-0596. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S0365-05962011000100030.
Steatocystoma multiplex is a rare genetic disorder, autosomal dominant, that is characterized by multiple asymptomatic dermal cysts which vary in size. It is described here the case of a 23 year-old male patient with a typical clinical and evolutional progression of this disease.
Keywords : Cysts; Mutation; Keratin-17.