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July 1941


Arch Derm Syphilol. 1941;44(1):92-107. doi:10.1001/archderm.1941.01500010095021

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Adenoma Sebaceum (Hallopeau-Leredde Type) with Tuberous Sclerosis. Presented by Dr. Fred Wise.  L. T., a girl aged 18, of Italian-French extraction, registered at the Skin and Cancer Unit of the New York Post-Graduate Medical School and Hospital on June 20, 1940, presenting a large disfiguring growth on the scalp and a prominent red eruption on the face. The tumor on the scalp has been present since birth. It has grown wider and thicker with age.The lesions on the face began when she was 8 months old, soon after an attack of measles. They appeared first in the left malar region with three tiny growths, developing later on the root of the nose and on the right cheek and then spreading downward on both cheeks as low as the inferior borders of the mandibles and the chin. They attained their maximum development both numerically and in area when she was

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