Incontinentia pigmenti in a boy with XXY mosaicism detected by fluorescence in situ hybridization.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

We report the case of a male infant with incontinentia pigmenti (MIM 308310) and low-grade XXY mosaicism. Fluorescence in situ hybridization may reveal the underlying genetic alteration in male patients with incontinentia pigmenti and a normal karyotype.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Franco, LM; Goldstein, J; Prose, NS; Selim, MA; Tirado, CA; Coale, MM; McDonald, MT

Published Date

  • July 2006

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 55 / 1

Start / End Page

  • 136 - 138

PubMed ID

  • 16781308

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1097-6787

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jaad.2005.11.1068


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States