Differential Diagnosis

Most clinicians still rely on a set of criteria originally formulated by Kimonis et al.[1] Table 1 shows a current list of qualifying criteria. It is worth noting that a number of other related but apparently distinct disorders are recognized. Rombo syndrome[2] is a familial disorder with vermiculate atrophoderma, milia, hypotrichosis, trichoep-itheliomas, basal cell carcinomas, and peripheral vasodi-lation with cyanosis, whereas Bazex-Dupre-Christol syndrome[3] combines major characteristics of basal cell nevus syndrome (BCNS) with follicular atrophoderma, hypotrichosis, hypohydrosis, and minor skin defects. Occasionally, acquired BCCs develop after contact with arsenic and exposure to radiation, and even burns, scars, vaccinations, or tattoos are rare contributing factors.

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