Aplasia cutis congenita and limb anomaly: A case of non-scalp lesion Aplazia kutis kongenita ve ekstremite anomalisi: Non-skalp lezyonlu bir olgu

Karaman A., Kahvecİ H., Kaçmaz E., Ataoğlu S.

Goztepe Tip Dergisi, vol.28, no.4, pp.220-223, 2013 (Scopus) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 28 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.5222/j.goztepetrh.2013.220
  • Journal Name: Goztepe Tip Dergisi
  • Journal Indexes: Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.220-223
  • Keywords: Aplasia cutis congenita, Limb anomaly
  • Eskisehir Osmangazi University Affiliated: Yes


© 2013, Logos Medical Publishing. All Rights Reserved.Aplasia cutis congenita is a rarely seen disease in which dermis, subdermal tissue and extremely rarely bone are absent. Significant number of cases are lost due to infections, electrolyte imbalance, and massive hemorrhage. In this report, we present a 2-day-old infant who had a wide aplasia cutis area on the right lower limb.