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Dermatopathia pigmentosa reticularis

Disease definition

A rare, genetic, ectodermal dysplasia characterized by a widespread, early-onset, reticulate hyperpigmentation that persists throughout life, mild, diffuse non-cicatricial alopecia, and onychodystrophy. There are no dental anomalies. Patients may also present with adermatoglyphia, palmoplantar hyperkeratosis, acral dorsal blistering, and hypohidrosis or hyperhidrosis.


Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s): -
  • Prevalence: <1 / 1 000 000
  • Inheritance: Autosomal dominant 
  • Age of onset: Infancy, Neonatal
  • ICD-10: Q82.4
  • OMIM: 125595
  • UMLS: C0406778
  • MeSH: C535374
  • GARD: 8550
  • MedDRA: -
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