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Keratosis follicularis spinulosa decalvans

Orpha number ORPHA2340
Synonym(s) -
Prevalence <1 / 1 000 000
Inheritance X-linked recessive
Autosomal dominant
Age of onset Childhood
ICD-10
  • Q82.8
ICD-O -
OMIM
UMLS
  • C0343057
MeSH
  • C536159
MedDRA -
SNOMED CT
  • 238626006

Summary

Keratosis follicularis spinulosa decalvans is a rare genodermatosis occurring during infancy or childhood, predominantly affecting males, and characterized by diffuse follicular hyperkeratosis associated with progressive cicatricial alopecia of the scalp, eyebrows and eyelashes. Additional findings can include photophobia, corneal dystrophy, facial erythema, and/or palmoplantar keratoderma.


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