Linear Nevus Sebaceus of Jadassohn Treated with the Carbon Dioxide Laser
Article first published online: 20 MAR 2008
Volume 10, Issue 2, pages 189–191, June 1993
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Ashinoff, R. (1993), Linear Nevus Sebaceus of Jadassohn Treated with the Carbon Dioxide Laser. Pediatric Dermatology, 10: 189–191. doi: 10.1111/j.1525-1470.1993.tb00053.x
- Issue published online: 20 MAR 2008
- Article first published online: 20 MAR 2008
Abstract: A 10-year-old boy from Guiana was born with a linear nevus sebaceus covering his entire nose from the glabella area to the tip. Cosmetic appearance, which was the major concern of the patient and his family, was greatly Improved by the use of the carbon dioxide (C02) laser. The CO2? laser has not been reported previously as a treatment modality for nevus sebaceus.