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Keratosis follicularis

Introduction: Keratosis follicularis

Description of Keratosis follicularis

Keratosis follicularis (medical condition): A slowly progressing inherited skin disorder characterized by...more »

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Darier Disease:
  »Introduction: Darier Disease
  »Symptoms of Darier Disease

Keratosis follicularis: a rare hereditary condition marked by dark crusted patches (sometimes containing pus).
Source: WordNet 2.1

Keratosis follicularis: slowly progressive autosomal dominant disorder of keratinization with papules on the seborrheic areas of the body that coalesce to form plaques which may become crusted and secondarily infected; lesions may darken and fuse over time to form papillomatous and warty malodorous growths.
Source: CRISP

Keratosis follicularis: A slowly progressive autosomal dominant disorder of keratinization characterized by pinkish-to-tan papules that coalesce to form plaques. These lesions become darker over time and commonly fuse, forming papillomatous and warty malodorous growths.
Source: MeSH 2007

Keratosis follicularis: Related Topics

These medical condition or symptom topics may be relevant to medical information for Keratosis follicularis:

Keratosis follicularis: Rare Disease

Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

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

Ophanet

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when if affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Keratosis follicularis as a "rare disease".

Source - Orphanet

Keratosis follicularis as a Disease

Keratosis follicularis: Another name for Darier Disease (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Darier Disease
  »Symptoms of Darier Disease

Keratosis follicularis: Related Diseases

Keratosis follicularis: Keratosis follicularis is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Symptoms of Keratosis follicularis (Darier Disease)

Some of the symptoms of Keratosis follicularis incude:

Keratosis follicularis: Related Disease Topics

These medical disease topics may be related to Keratosis follicularis:

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Terms Similar to Keratosis follicularis:

Source - NIH

Source - WordNet 2.1

Source - MeSH 2007

Broader terms for Keratosis follicularis

Source - MeSH 2007

Source - CRISP

Source - WordNet 2.1

The term Keratosis follicularis can be used for:

Source: CRISP

Other terms that may be related to Keratosis follicularis:

Source: CRISP

Hierarchical classifications of Keratosis follicularis

The following list attempts to classify Keratosis follicularis into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

  • keratosis
  • disease of the skin,skin condition,skin disease,skin disorder,skin problem
  • disease
  • illness,malady,sickness,unwellness
  • health problem,ill health,unhealthiness
  • pathological state
  • condition,status
  • state

Source: WordNet 2.1

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy:

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

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