European Journal of Pediatrics

, 168:1405 | Cite as

Acquired (idiopathic) intradermal nevus with junctional activity presenting as clitoromegaly in a child: report of a case

  • Shramana MandalEmail author
  • Kajal Dhingra
  • Parul Gupta
  • Nita Khurana
Short Report


Clitoromegaly (macroclitoris) can either be congenital or acquired. Intradermal nevus presenting as clitoromegaly in a child is extremely rare. Extensive Medline search has failed to reveal any published article on this. To the best of our knowledge, we report the first patient with this presentation in a 6-year-old child.


Acquired nevus Intradermal nevus Clitoromegaly Child 


Conflict of interest

The authors do not have a financial relationship with the organization sponsoring the research.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Shramana Mandal
    • 1
    • 2
    Email author
  • Kajal Dhingra
    • 1
  • Parul Gupta
    • 1
  • Nita Khurana
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of PathologyMaulana Azad Medical CollegeNew DelhiIndia
  2. 2.New DelhiIndia

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