A case of Carney complex

Hachisuka, J. , Ichikawa, M., Moroi, Y., Urabe, K. and Furue, M. (2006) A case of Carney complex. International Journal of Dermatology, 45(12), pp. 1406-1407. (doi:10.1111/j.1365-4632.2006.02889.x) (PMID:17184239)

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Abstract

Carney complex is a rare syndrome characterized by myxomas, skin pigmentation and endocrine adenomas. We report a case of Carney complex in a 26‐year‐old man who exhibited skin myxomas on the buttocks, abdomen and neck, and spotty skin pigmentation on the lips. Past medical history revealed that surgical excisions of heart myxomas had been performed twice and calcifications of the testes had been noted.

Item Type:Articles
Status:Published
Refereed:Yes
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Hachisuka, Dr Junichi
Authors: Hachisuka, J., Ichikawa, M., Moroi, Y., Urabe, K., and Furue, M.
College/School:College of Medical Veterinary and Life Sciences > Institute of Neuroscience and Psychology
Journal Name:International Journal of Dermatology
Publisher:Wiley
ISSN:0011-9059
ISSN (Online):1365-4632
Published Online:20 March 2006

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