DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Human genes for acanthosis nigricans

Acanthosis nigricans [DOID:3138]

Acanthosis nigricans is a brown to black, poorly defined, velvety hyperpigmentation of the skin. It is usually found in body folds, such as the posterior and lateral folds of the neck, the axilla, groin, umbilicus, forehead, and other areas.

Synonyms:  acanthosis nigricans,  DOID:3138,  AN - Acanthosis nigricans,  Acanthosis nigricans (disorder),  Keratosis nigricans ...

Linkouts:  OMIM #1 #2