• A baby had inflammatory linear verrucous epidermal nevus (ILVEN). Scale from the lesion was analyzed by sodium lauryl sulfate polyacrylamide gel electrophoresis. It showed a pattern different from psoriatic scale. This procedure was useful in distinguishing the lesion (or ILV-EN) from psoriasis, the diagnosis that had been made earlier.
(Arch Dermatol 116:1179-1180, 1980)
Adrian RM, Baden HP. Analysis of Epidermal Fibrous Proteins in Inflammatory Linear Verrucous Epidermal Nevus. Arch Dermatol. 1980;116(10):1179-1180. doi:10.1001/archderm.1980.01640340089025