CARBON BABY-A UNIQUE MANIFESTATION OF CRYPTIC MASTOCYTOSIS


CARBON BABY-A UNIQUE MANIFESTATION OF CRYPTIC MASTOCYTOSIS


Snahasish Naskar1*, Vidya Kharkar2, Mithari Hershada3

1Seth GS Medical College and KEM Hospital, Department of dermatology acharya donde marg, Parel, Mumbai, IN 400012. 2Seth GS Medical college & K.E.M. Hospital, Department of Dermatology, Parel, Mumbai Maharshtra, IN. 3Seth GS Medical College and KEM Hospital, dermatology, Mumbai, Maharashtra, IN.


Universal acquired melanosis or “Carbon Baby Syndrome” is a progressive condition without any definitive evidence of etiology, long-term prognosis and treatment1. We describe case of a four year old female child presented with blackish discolouration of skin all over body giving a picture similar to “Carbon Baby”.


Keywords: Carbon baby; Mastocytosis; c-KIT

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How to cite this article:
Snahasish Naskar, Vidya Kharkar, Mithari Hershada. Carbon Baby – A Unique Manifestation of Cryptic Mastocytosis. American Journal of Dermatological Research and Reviews, 2020; 3:37. DOI: 10.28933/ajodrr-2020-07-2505


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