Ectodermal dysplasia: Introduction
Ectodermal dysplasia: A group of rare inherited conditions which affect the ectodermal skin layer which includes the skin, hair, teeth and nails.
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causes, and treatments of Ectodermal dysplasia is available below.
Symptoms of Ectodermal dysplasia
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Ectodermal dysplasia: Deaths
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Causes of Ectodermal dysplasia
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Disease Topics Related To Ectodermal dysplasia
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Misdiagnosis and Ectodermal dysplasia
Psoriasis often undiagnosed cause of skin symptoms in children: Children who suffer
from the skin disorder called psoriasis can often go undiagnosed.
The main problem is that...read more »
Rare form of hair loss often misdiagnosed: a rare form of
extreme hair loss called "Atrichia with papular lesions" (APL) is often misdiagnosed
as alopecia totalis.
Researchers estimate that about 1 per 100 diagnoses of...read more »
Hair and scalp disorders misdiagnosed in African Americans: A higher than average
percentage of misdiagnoses of hair or scalp disorders seem to occur in African Americans.
Some of the overlooked hair/scalp conditions include ...read more »
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Ectodermal dysplasia: Research Doctors & Specialists
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Hospitals & Clinics: Ectodermal dysplasia
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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Ectodermal dysplasia
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Clinical Trials for Ectodermal dysplasia
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and privately supported clinical trials using human volunteers.
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Ectodermal dysplasia: Broader Related Topics
Types of Ectodermal dysplasia
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Definitions of Ectodermal dysplasia:
A group of hereditary disorders involving tissues and structures derived from the embryonic ectoderm. They are characterized by the presence of abnormalities at birth and involvement of both the epidermis and skin appendages. They are generally nonprogressive and diffuse. Various forms exist, including anhidrotic and hidrotic dysplasias, FOCAL DERMAL HYPOPLASIA, and aplasia cutis congenita.
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