Linear nevus sebaceous syndrome: A review

Israel Alfonso, Cleve Howard, Pedro F. Lopez, Jose A. Palomino, Carmen E. Gonzalez

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We report a case of linear nevus sebaceous syndrome with large areas of calcification involving multiple layers of the posterior aspects of both eyes. This patient had a normal neurological examination despite dysplastic brain changes. We discuss and review the multiple clinical presentation and embryopathogenesis of this disorder.

Original languageBritish English
Pages (from-to)170-177
Number of pages8
JournalJournal of Clinical Neuro-Ophthalmology
Issue number3
StatePublished - Sep 1987


  • Choristoma of conjunctiva
  • Dysplastic brain changes
  • Embryo pathogenesis
  • Intraocular calcification
  • Linear nevus sebaceous syndrome


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