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Introduction: PLS

Description of PLS

PLS (medical condition): A very rare inherited condition characterized by dry scaly patches...more »

See also:

Keratosis palmoplantar periodontopathy:
  »Introduction: Keratosis palmoplantar periodontopathy
  »Symptoms of Keratosis palmoplantar periodontopathy

PLS: Rare Disease

Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

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

PLS as a Disease

PLS: Another name for Keratosis palmoplantar periodontopathy (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Keratosis palmoplantar periodontopathy
  »Symptoms of Keratosis palmoplantar periodontopathy

PLS: Related Diseases

PLS: PLS is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Symptoms of PLS (Keratosis palmoplantar periodontopathy)

Some of the symptoms of PLS incude:

  • Dry scaly skin on palms
  • Dry scaly skin on soles
  • Premature loss of primary teeth usually by 5 years of age
  • Premature loss of permanent teeth usually by 17 years of age
  • Inflammation of gums

PLS: Related Disease Topics

These medical disease topics may be related to PLS:

  • rare inherited disorder
  • dry scaly palms
  • gingivitis

Terms associated with PLS:

Terms Similar to PLS:

Source - NIH

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