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Acrokeratoelastoidosis of Costa

Disease definition

Acrokeratoelastoidosis of Costa is a rare dermatosis characterized by small, firm papules or plaques (resembling warts) on the sides of the hands and feet. These stationary and asymptomatic lesions appear generally at puberty, or sometimes later

ORPHA:38

  • Synonym(s):
    • AKE
    • PPKP3
    • Punctate palmoplantar hyperkeratosis type 3
    • Punctate palmoplantar keratoderma type 3
  • Prevalence: Unknown
  • Inheritance: Autosomal dominant or Not applicable 
  • Age of onset: Adolescent, Adult
  • ICD-10: Q82.8
  • OMIM: 101850
  • UMLS: C0545044
  • MeSH: C535653
  • GARD: 125
  • MedDRA: -

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