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Bazex-Dupre-Christol syndrome

Bazex-Dupre-Christol syndrome: Introduction

Bazex-Dupre-Christol syndrome: A very rare syndrome characterized by decreased hair growth, basal cell cancers and destruction of skin follicles which tends to affect the extremities, elbows and knees. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Bazex-Dupre-Christol syndrome is available below.

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Bazex-Dupre-Christol syndrome: Complications

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Causes of Bazex-Dupre-Christol syndrome

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Misdiagnosis and Bazex-Dupre-Christol syndrome

Spitz nevi misdiagnosed as dangerous melanoma skin cancer: One possible misdiagnosis to consider in lieu of melanoma is spitz nevi. See melanoma and spitz more »

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, 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 diagnoses 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 the overlooked hair/scalp more »

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Definitions of Bazex-Dupre-Christol syndrome:

A syndrome combining major characteristics of the nevoid basal-cell carcinoma syndrome (qv) with follicular atrophoderma, hypotrichosis, hypohidrosis, and minor skin defects. Some patients are retarded. - (Source - Diseases Database)

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


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