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Darier disease

Disease definition

Darier disease (DD) is a keratinization disorder characterized by the development of keratotic papules in seborrheic areas and specific nail anomalies.


Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s):
    • Darier-White disease
    • Keratosis follicularis
  • Prevalence: 1-9 / 100 000
  • Inheritance: Autosomal dominant 
  • Age of onset: Adult, Childhood, Adolescent
  • ICD-10: Q82.8
  • OMIM: 124200
  • UMLS: C0022595
  • MeSH: D007644
  • GARD: 6243
  • MedDRA: 10023369

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