Ichthyosiform Erythroderma, Congenital
(Congenital Ichthyosiform Erythroderma)
Designation for several severe forms of ichthyosis, present at birth, that are characterized by hyperkeratotic scaling. Infants may be born encased in a collodion
membrane which begins shedding within 24 hours. This is followed in about two weeks by persistent generalized scaling. The forms include bullous (hyperkeratosis, epidermolytic
), non-bullous (ichthyosis, lamellar
), wet type, and dry type.
and congenital dislocation
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Congenital ichthyosiform erythroderma, Netherton, North Lanarkshire, CHILD syndrome, Netherton syndrome, Netherton, Glasgow, Tom Netherton, Netherton, Peterborough, Netherton, Netherton, Cornwall, Netherton, Hampshire
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