Reticulate acropigmentation

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Reticulate acropigmentation
Reticulate acropigmentation of Dohi (top), reticulate acropigmentation of Kitamura (bottom)

Reticulate acropigmentation is a group of lace-like color changes of skin.[1] Types include reticulate acropigmentation of Dohi and reticulate acropigmentation of Kitamura.[2]

The condition runs in families.[1] It was first described in Japan.[1]


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Adya, Keshavmurthy A; Inamadar, Arun C; Palit, Aparna (2014). "Reticulate Dermatoses". Indian Journal of Dermatology. 59 (1): 3–14. doi:10.4103/0019-5154.123480. ISSN 0019-5154. PMID 24470653. Archived from the original on 2022-08-17. Retrieved 2023-05-05.
  2. Inadar, Arun (2016). "Genetic hypermelanosis". In Passeron, Thierry; Ortonne, Jean-Paul (eds.). Atlas of Pigmentary Disorders. Switzerland: Springer. p. 82. ISBN 978-3-319-10896-4. Archived from the original on 2023-07-01. Retrieved 2023-05-05.