The Proteus syndrome comprises an association of asymmetrical overgrowth of almost any part of the body, verrucous epidermal naevi, vascular malformations and lipoma-like subcutaneous hamartoma.
Both sexes are affected with equal frequency and severity and it is not transmitted genetically. Here a 16-year-old man with asymmetric overgrowth of the extremities, macrodactyly, cerebriform hypertrophy of the soles and various skin and bony lesions is reported diagnosed as Proteus syndrome
Kamran Balighi ,Ramin Espandar ,Shideh Yazdanian ,Taghi Baghdadi ,Ali Naser Tork ,
Proteus syndrome: a case report,
Iran. J. Dermatol. 2007;
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