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  1. J.P.C. Peper

    J.P.C. Peper Bronze Member

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    What's your diagnosis?

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    Localized hypertrichosis of sacral region. This may be a sign of underlying spinal dysraphism.
     

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    Naevus pilosus.

    A rare condition, in which there’s a pathological proliferation of melanocytes and – like in this case – excessive hair growth. It has a high chance to become malignant; surgical intervention is indicated.
     

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