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Poikiloderma of Rothmund-Thomson

Poikiloderma of Rothmund-Thomson: Introduction

Poikiloderma of Rothmund-Thomson: A rare disease which causes sufferers to have a senile-like appearance with skin, growth, hair and eye abnormalities. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Poikiloderma of Rothmund-Thomson is available below.

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Causes of Poikiloderma of Rothmund-Thomson

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Psoriasis often undiagnosed cause of skin symptoms in children: Children who suffer from the skin disorder called psoriasis can often go...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...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...read more »

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Definitions of Poikiloderma of Rothmund-Thomson:

Poikiloderma of Rothmund-Thomson is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Poikiloderma of Rothmund-Thomson, or a subtype of Poikiloderma of Rothmund-Thomson, 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 Poikiloderma of Rothmund-Thomson as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet

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More information about Poikiloderma of Rothmund-Thomson

  1. Poikiloderma of Rothmund-Thomson: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
 

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