A case of Kabuki make-up syndrome with EBV+Burkitt's lymphoma.

TitleA case of Kabuki make-up syndrome with EBV+Burkitt's lymphoma.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication1996
AuthorsIjichi O, Kawakami K, Matsuda Y, Ikarimoto N, Miyata K, Takamatsu H, Tokunaga M
JournalActa paediatrica Japonica; Overseas edition
Volume38
Issue1
Pagination66-8
Date Published1996 Feb
Abstract

Kabuki make-up syndrome was first reported in 1981 and is characterized by peculiar faciesi with post natal growth deficiency and mental retardation. Since the first report, approximately 100 cases have been reported, but there have been no reports of tumor development. A case is reported of a patient with Kabuki make-up syndrome who developed malignant lymphoma in his abdomen at the age of 3 years. The tumor was histologically diagnosed as Burkitt's lymphoma and Epstein-Barr virusi was detected by in situ hybridization.

Alternate JournalActa Paediatr Jpn
Citation Key8992864