Steatocystoma multiplex

Steatocystoma multiplex

Steatocystoma multiplex is a congenital condition resulting in multiple cysts on the body.

Causes

It is associated with defects in Keratin 17.

Treatment

The cysts can be moved via excision, though conventional cyst excision techniques have proven impractical, and a specialized regimen is required.

References

External links

  • http://dermatlas.med.jhmi.edu/derm/indexDisplay.cfm?ImageID=-923221761

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