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March 1933

MULTIPLE FIBROMAS: RECKLINGHAUSEN'S DISEASE

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HONOLULU, HAWAII

Arch Derm Syphilol. 1933;27(3):421-423. doi:10.1001/archderm.1933.01450040427007
Abstract

REPORT OF A CASE

A Chinese woman, well over 50, come to Honolulu more than thirty years before the present writing. At that time her skin was without a blemish, though there may have been pigmented areas, which she did not recall. A few small tumors appeared shortly after her arrival in Honolulu; they gradually increased in size and number until the eruption reached the extent shown in the illustrations. She had thousands of tumors; there were hundreds on the scalp and face, and even on the lips there were a few flattened submucous tumors, although I failed to find any on the tongue. There were many lesions on the palms and soles, which

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