JOURNAL ARTICLE

Blue Rubber Bleb Nevus Syndrome with Musculo-skeletal Involvement and Pulmonary Stenosis

A Singal, S Vohra, R Sharma, S Bhatt
Indian Pediatrics 2016 June 8, 53 (6): 525-7
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BACKGROUND: Blue rubber bleb nevus syndrome is a rare clinical entity.

CASE CHARACTERISTICS: A 13-year-old Indian boy presented with characteristic cutaneous lesions, gastrointestinal malformations, skeletal involvement and pulmonary stenosis.

OBSERVATIONS: Diagnosis was confirmed on skin biopsy, radiographic evaluation, colonoscopy and echocardiography. Echocardiography revealed pulmonary stenosis, an association hitherto undescribed.

MESSAGE: Detailed evaluation in a patient of blue rubber bleb nerves syndrome is mandatory.

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