Turner syndrome is a genetic disorder most commonly caused by monosomy of the X chromosome. Mosaicism, structural abnormalities in, or partial deficiency of the X chromosome also occur.
Associated cutaneous findings include halo nevi, increased number of melanocytic nevi, lax skin, psoriasis and blue sclera. The nails may be small, over-curved, or show pits. Congenital lymphedema often presents with swollen hands and/or feet at birth. Lymphatic malformations are more common in patients with TS. There seems to be an increased risk of developing melanoma and pilomatricomas.
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