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Wrinkly skin syndrome

Wrinkly skin syndrome: Introduction

Wrinkly skin syndrome: A very rare genetic disorder characterized by wrinkly skin that occurs primarily on the palms and soles but can occur on other parts of the body. The condition is also associated with various other abnormalities. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Wrinkly skin syndrome is available below.

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Definitions of Wrinkly skin syndrome:

A syndrome characterized mainly by wrinkling of the skin of the dorsum of the hands and feet, decreased elastic recoil of the skin, an increase in the number of palmar and plantar creases, craniofacial anomalies, multiple musculoskeletal abnormalities, microcephaly, and mental retardation. - (Source - Diseases Database)

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

 

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