Have a symptom?
See what questions
a doctor would ask.

Congenital hypotrichosis milia

Congenital hypotrichosis milia: Introduction

Congenital hypotrichosis milia: A rare inherited disorder characterized by reduced hair from birth and the development of numerous milia which tend to disappear by adolescence. The milia occur on the face, chest, armpits and genital area. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Congenital hypotrichosis milia is available below.

Symptoms of Congenital hypotrichosis milia

Home Diagnostic Testing

Home medical testing related to Congenital hypotrichosis milia:

Wrongly Diagnosed with Congenital hypotrichosis milia?

Congenital hypotrichosis milia: Related Patient Stories

Causes of Congenital hypotrichosis milia

Read more about causes of Congenital hypotrichosis milia.

More information about causes of Congenital hypotrichosis milia:

Less Common Symptoms of Congenital hypotrichosis milia

Congenital hypotrichosis milia: Undiagnosed Conditions

Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:

Misdiagnosis and Congenital hypotrichosis milia

Mild worm infections undiagnosed in children: Human worm infestations, esp. threadworm, can be overlooked in some cases, because it may cause only mild or even absent symptoms. Although the most common symptoms are anal itch (or more »

Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be over-diagnosed (it can, of course, also fail to more »

Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to test blood pressure. The "cuff" around the arm to measure blood more »

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

Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients. These patients are not the typical migraine sufferers, but migraines can also occur in more »

Congenital hypotrichosis milia: Research Doctors & Specialists

Research related physicians and medical specialists:

Other doctor, physician and specialist research services:

Hospitals & Clinics: Congenital hypotrichosis milia

Research quality ratings and patient safety measures for medical facilities in specialties related to Congenital hypotrichosis milia:

Choosing the Best Hospital: More general information, not necessarily in relation to Congenital hypotrichosis milia, on hospital performance and surgical care quality:

Congenital hypotrichosis milia: Animations

Statistics for Congenital hypotrichosis milia

Congenital hypotrichosis milia: Broader Related Topics

User Interactive Forums

Read about other experiences, ask a question about Congenital hypotrichosis milia, or answer someone else's question, on our message boards:

Definitions of Congenital hypotrichosis milia:

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Congenital hypotrichosis milia as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet


By using this site you agree to our Terms of Use. Information provided on this site is for informational purposes only; it is not intended as a substitute for advice from your own medical team. The information on this site is not to be used for diagnosing or treating any health concerns you may have - please contact your physician or health care professional for all your medical needs. Please see our Terms of Use.

Home | Symptoms | Diseases | Diagnosis | Videos | Tools | Forum | About Us | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Site Map | Advertise