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Cerebriform nevus sebaceous in an infant: an unusual age of presentation
  1. Shraddhanjali Satapathy1,
  2. Shreya Agarwala2,
  3. Gali Divya2,
  4. Sudheer Arava1,
  5. Lavleen Singh1
  1. 1Pathology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
  2. 2Department of Paediatric Surgery, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
  1. Correspondence to Dr Lavleen Singh, Pathology, AIIMS, New Delhi, India; drlavleen_singh{at}

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A 2-month-old male baby presented to our centre with multiple frond-like pedunculated masses over the scalp, face and neck, which had been present since birth. On examination, the largest papule extended from the temporal region of the scalp to the chin. Four smaller papules were present on the scalp and neck. The lesions were yellowish velvety, with clearly defined margins and cerebriform appearance (figure 1). A non-contrast CT of the head and face showed a soft tissue mass …

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