Iranian Journal of Radiology

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Early Sonographic Diagnosis of Neurocutaneous Melanosis in a Newborn

Zeynep Ilerisoy Yakut 1 , * , Ahmet Yagmur Bas 2 , Aynur Turan 3 , Nihal Demirel 2 and Tulin Hakan Demirkan 3
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1 Department of Radiology, Ankara Etlik Zubeyde Hanim Maternity and Women's Health Academic and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
2 Department of Neonatology, Ankara Etlik Zubeyde Hanim Maternity and Women's Health Academic and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
3 Department of Radiology, Diskapi Yildirim Beyazit Educational and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
Article information
  • Iranian Journal of Radiology: August 01, 2014, 11 (4); e10107
  • Published Online: August 12, 2014
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: January 2, 2013
  • Revised: September 24, 2013
  • Accepted: March 12, 2014
  • DOI: 10.5812/iranjradiol.10107

To Cite: Ilerisoy Yakut Z, Yagmur Bas A, Turan A, Demirel N, Hakan Demirkan T. Early Sonographic Diagnosis of Neurocutaneous Melanosis in a Newborn, Iran J Radiol. 2014 ; 11(4):e10107. doi: 10.5812/iranjradiol.10107.

Abstract
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1. Introduction
2. Case Presentation
3. Discussion
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