Darier Disease: Introduction
Darier Disease: A slowly progressing inherited skin disorder characterized by small brownish warty bumps and nail abnormalities. The skin disorder because the skin cells are not held together properly.
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causes, and treatments of Darier Disease is available below.
Symptoms of Darier Disease
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symptoms of Darier Disease
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Darier Disease: Complications
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Causes of Darier Disease
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Less Common Symptoms of Darier Disease
- White warty bumps on mucosal linings
- White warty bumps inside of mouth
- White warty bumps on esophageal mucosal lining
- White warty bumps on genital mucosal lining
- White warty bumps on anal mucosal lining
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Misdiagnosis and Darier Disease
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Clinical Trials for Darier Disease
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Statistics for Darier Disease
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Definitions of Darier Disease:
A slowly progressive autosomal dominant disorder of keratinization characterized by pinkish-to-tan papules that coalesce to form plaques. These lesions become darker over time and commonly fuse, forming papillomatous and warty malodorous growths.
- (Source - Diseases Database)
A rare hereditary condition marked by dark crusted patches (sometimes containing pus)
- (Source - WordNet 2.1)
Darier Disease is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of
Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health
(NIH). This means that Darier Disease, or a subtype of Darier Disease,
affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Ophanet, a consortium of European partners,
currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000.
They list Darier Disease as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet
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