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Isolated anterior cervical hypertrichosis

ORPHA3387
Synonym(s) Hairy throat syndrome
Tsukahara-Kajii syndrome
Prevalence <1 / 1 000 000
Inheritance Autosomal recessive
or Autosomal dominant
Age of onset Childhood
ICD-10
  • L68.2
OMIM
UMLS -
MeSH -
MedDRA -

Summary

Anterior cervical hypertrichosis is a rare form of localised hypertrichosis characterised by hair growth near the laryngeal prominence during childhood. This isolated anomaly has been described in around 20 individuals. Transmission may be autosomal recessive or dominant with variable penetrance.


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