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Fox-Fordyce Disease

Fox-Fordyce Disease: Introduction

Fox-Fordyce Disease: A rare disorder where sweat trapped in the sweat glands results in itching inflammation of the involved tissue. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Fox-Fordyce Disease is available below.

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Fox-Fordyce Disease: Complications

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Causes of Fox-Fordyce Disease

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Definitions of Fox-Fordyce Disease:

Chronic pruritic disease, usually in women, characterized by small follicular papular eruptions in apocrine areas. It is caused by obstruction and rupture of intraepidermal apocrine ducts. (From Dorland, 27th ed) - (Source - Diseases Database)

Fox-Fordyce Disease is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Fox-Fordyce Disease, or a subtype of Fox-Fordyce Disease, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

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More information about Fox-Fordyce Disease

  1. Fox-Fordyce Disease: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Complications
 

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