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Subsequent Development of Syringomas in a Patient With Milialike Idiopathic Calcinosis and Without Down Syndrome

David R. Berk, MD; Dongsi Lu, MD; Anne C. Lind, MD; Susan J. Bayliss, MD
Arch Dermatol. 2010;146(6):680-681. doi:10.1001/archdermatol.2010.119.
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Figure 1.

Numerous, widespread, skin-colored papules on the legs (A), chest (B), and abdomen (C).

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Figure 2.

Shave biopsy specimen. Note the many comma-shaped and tadpole-shaped cords of epithelial cells and small ducts in the upper dermis, consistent with syringomas. Rare foci of calcification were also present (hematoxylin-eosin, original magnification ×100).

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