Lamellar ichthyosis

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Lamellar ichthyosis

  1. 1. Lamellar Ichthyosis
  2. 2. 10 Facts about Lamellar Ichthyosis Dr Miriam KinaiDarkSkinDermatology.c om
  3. 3. 1. Lamellar ichthyosisis a keratinizationdisorder.2. Lamellar ichthyosisis usually inherited inan autosomalrecessive fashion.
  4. 4. 3. The incidence ofLamellar ichthyois inmales and females isequal.4. Patients withlamellar ichthyosishave a proliferativehyperkeratosis.
  5. 5. 5. Lamellar ichthyosistype 1 is associatedwith transglutaminase1 (TGM 1) genemutation.6. Babies with Lamellarichthyosis are borncovered in a collodion
  6. 6. ©DarkSkinDermatology.com
  7. 7. 7. The collodionmembrane is shedwithin 2 weeks toreveal red, scaly skin.8. The scales cover theentire body and do notspare the joints.
  8. 8. 8. The scales ofLamellar ichthyosis areusually larger, darkerand more adherentthan those of othertypes of ichthyosis.9. The scales arearranged in a mosaic
  9. 9. 10. Lamello ichthyosiscan cause inflexibledigits due to the tightskin.
  10. 10. ©DarkSkinDermatology.co
  11. 11. Adapted from LamellarIchtyosis by Dr MiriamKinai which usescolor pictures and clearexplanations to teachabout this skindisorder.DarkSkinDermatology.c
  12. 12. Dark Skin Dermatology Color Atlas by Dr Miriam KinaiDarkSkinDermatology.c om

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