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derma = skin) was first used by JADASSOHN in 1891, the term macular atrophy is applied only to other types of focal dermal atrophy.
Typically, spontaneous macular atrophy is reported on the face in the absence of preceding trauma or inflammation but lesions have been described elsewhere on the body.
Macular atrophy is being reported in children born in Brazil with severe birth defects after exposure to the Zika virus in utero.