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Ectodermal dysplasia

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. More detailed information about the symptoms, 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 psoriasis is rare in children, and not often...read more »

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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 cicatrial...read more »

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Ectodermal dysplasia

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Clinical Trials for 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. - (Source - Diseases Database)

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More information about Ectodermal dysplasia

  1. Ectodermal dysplasia: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Deaths
 

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