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January 1978

Smooth Muscle Hamartoma Associated With Becker's Nevus

Author Affiliations

From the Departments of Dermatology (Dr Urbanek) and Pathology (Dr Johnson), Temple University (Philadelphia) School of Medicine, and the Skin and Cancer Hospital of Philadelphia.

Arch Dermatol. 1978;114(1):104-106. doi:10.1001/archderm.1978.01640130068021

• Two cases of smooth muscle hamartoma with Becker's nevus are reported. Clinically and histologically the lesions resemble Becker's nevi with the exception that on histologic examination a hamartomatous proliferation of smooth muscle is prominent.

(Arch Dermatol 114:104-106, 1978)