Pigment International

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2015  |  Volume : 2  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 41--43

Progressive cribriform and zosteriform hyperpigmentation: Need for change in nomenclature


Sneha Ghunawat, Rashmi Sarkar, Vijay Kumar Garg 
 Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprosy, Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi, India

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Rashmi Sarkar
Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Lepreology, Maulana Azad Medical College and Associated Lok Nayak Hospital, New Delhi
India

Progressive cribriform and zosteriform hyperpigmentation is a distinct clinical entity presenting with cribriform macules present in a dermatomal pattern. Much conflict is present in the literature regarding the nomenclature of this disorder. A plethora of pigmentary anomalies have been described in the literature, which demand proper classification. This article provides an insight into the conflict, which surround these entities.


How to cite this article:
Ghunawat S, Sarkar R, Garg VK. Progressive cribriform and zosteriform hyperpigmentation: Need for change in nomenclature.Pigment Int 2015;2:41-43


How to cite this URL:
Ghunawat S, Sarkar R, Garg VK. Progressive cribriform and zosteriform hyperpigmentation: Need for change in nomenclature. Pigment Int [serial online] 2015 [cited 2022 Aug 8 ];2:41-43
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