parade with confetti in NYC
Definition A popular term for a clinical finding characterised by innumerable, small, scattered hypopigmented macules seen in patients with tuberous sclerosis, best seen in a dark room with Woods’
immunofluorescence of confetti lesion
UV light, which have been fancifully likened to confetti of celebratory portent.
Histopathology The macules have increased melanocytes, reduced melanosomes, and reduced melanin as seen here.