Epidermal choristoma: a case series and review of the literature
Authors listConnor Hughes Ashley Ferro Sukhpreet Dubb Julia Gass Liz Hook Vijay Santhanam Veronica Kinsler Satyamaanasa Polubothu
Epidermal choristoma is a rare, congenital lesion in which islands of ectopic skin are found within the oral cavity. They present as pigmented macules or papules on the tongue. Histologic appearances are characteristic and benign. We present three cases review the current literature and recommend observation of the lesion rather than complete excision should be considered as a reasonable management option.
Journal Pediatric Dermatology
Issue number 5