A Peculiar Variety of Melanosis
P N Behl
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Behl P N, Joshi K, Bhatia R K. A Peculiar Variety of Melanosis. Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 1974;40:14
AbstractA characteristic pattern of pigmentation is presented in 200 cases with a short discussion and evaluation of various etiologic factors. Melanosis mainly affected the periphery of face, neck, infraclavicular region and upper back. It was dark brown and reticular -or rippled in pattern. Seborrhoeic diathesis and use of drugs and chemicals may be the causative factors.