Incontinentia pigmenti with ocular involvement: two cases.

Güneş Bilgili S., KARADAĞ A. S. , KARADAĞ R., Akdeniz N., Bulut G., Çalka Ö.

GENETIC COUNSELING, vol.23, no.1, pp.57-63, 2012 (Journal Indexed in SCI Expanded)

  • Publication Type: Article / Case Report
  • Volume: 23 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Title of Journal : GENETIC COUNSELING
  • Page Numbers: pp.57-63


Incontinentia pigmenti (IP) is a rare, X-linked dominant disorder that presents at or soon after birth and presents with cutaneous signs and symptoms. Besides its typical skin signs presenting in all patients, central nervous system (CNS), ophthalmologic and dental involvement are encountered as well. In this report, we present two patients at the verrucous stage of IP and review the literature concerning the diagnosis and course of IP.