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Harlequin type ichthyosis

Harlequin type ichthyosis: Introduction

Harlequin type ichthyosis: A very rare genetic skin disorder where a newborn is covered with large plates of thick skin that cracks and splits. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Harlequin type ichthyosis is available below.

Symptoms of Harlequin type ichthyosis

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Harlequin type ichthyosis: Complications

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Causes of Harlequin type ichthyosis

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Misdiagnosis and Harlequin type ichthyosis

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


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