Dermatology Oasis

Editor: Nameer Al-Sudany, MD (IRAQ)

Adenoma sebaceum

Adenoma sebaceum

Adenoma sebaceum2


          A young adult female presented with skin-colored to brownish firm papules involved the cheeks and dorsal surface of the nose since early childhood without other manifestations of tuberous sclerosis.  The lesions on the left cheek had been treated with dermabrasion by a plastic surgeon with bad cosmetic outcome (atrophic scar).