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Acquired ichthyosis

Acquired ichthyosis: Introduction

Acquired ichthyosis: Thick, scaly skin that is not inherited but is associated with certain disorders such as vitamin A deficiency, hypothyroidism and certain cancers. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Acquired ichthyosis is available below.

Symptoms of Acquired ichthyosis

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Causes of Acquired ichthyosis

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Misdiagnosis and Acquired ichthyosis

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Definitions of Acquired ichthyosis:

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Acquired ichthyosis as a "rare disease".
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  1. Acquired ichthyosis: Introduction
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  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
 

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