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Tuberous sclerosis, hypopigmented macule

Tuberous sclerosis, hypopigmented macule

Overview

This area of decreased pigment (hypopigmentation) is referred to as an "ash leaf macule" and is seen with the inherited disorder, tuberous sclerosis. Another finding, "confetti hypopigmentation" is evident as scattered white spots around the ash leaf spot.

Update Date 7/8/2012