Multiple eruptive milia

Nicole Fett, Jennifer Nevas

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Multiple eruptive milia (MEM) is a rare skin condition characterized by sudden onset of multiple milia occurring mainly on the head, neck, and trunk. Milia are small, benign, 1- to 4-mm, white keratinous cysts. The lesions generally are asymptomatic and may arise spontaneously or secondary to a number of processes. Multiple eruptive milia are cosmetically troublesome and difficult to treat. We report the case of a 40-year-old man with an abrupt onset of MEM on the face.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)191-192
Number of pages2
Issue number4
StatePublished - Aug 22 2013
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Dermatology


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