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January 1974

Acanthosis Nigricans Associated With a Benign Encephalopathy

Author Affiliations

Philadelphia

From the Department of Dermatology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia. Dr. Scott's current address is 320 Prather Ave. Jamestown, NY 14701.

Arch Dermatol. 1974;109(1):78-80. doi:10.1001/archderm.1974.01630010054013
Abstract

A widespread acanthosis nigricans preceded the onset of and resolved together with the remission of a cerebral encephalopathy. Due to the extensive nature of the eruption, an internal malignant tumor or endocrinopathy was initially suggested.

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