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Familial anetoderma

Disease definition

Familial anetoderma is an extremely rare genetic skin disease characterized by loss of elastin tissue leading to localized areas of flaccid skin and a family history of the disorder.

ORPHA:228277

  • Synonym(s):
    • Hereditary anetoderma
    • Hereditary macular atrophy
  • Prevalence: <1 / 1 000 000
  • Inheritance: Autosomal dominant or Autosomal recessive 
  • Age of onset: All ages
  • ICD-10: L90.8
  • OMIM: -
  • UMLS: -
  • MeSH: -
  • GARD: -
  • MedDRA: -

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