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Poikiloderma, congenital, with bullae, weary type

Introduction: Poikiloderma, congenital, with bullae, weary type

Description of Poikiloderma, congenital, with bullae, weary type

Poikiloderma, congenital, with bullae, weary type (medical condition): A rare disorder characterized by fragile skin which blisters...more »

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Poikiloderma of Kindler:
  »Introduction: Poikiloderma of Kindler
  »Symptoms of Poikiloderma of Kindler
  »Causes of Poikiloderma of Kindler
  »Treatments for Poikiloderma of Kindler

Poikiloderma, congenital, with bullae, weary type: Related Topics

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Poikiloderma, congenital, with bullae, weary type: Rare Disease

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

Poikiloderma, congenital, with bullae, weary type is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Poikiloderma, congenital, with bullae, weary type, or a subtype of Poikiloderma, congenital, with bullae, weary type, 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 Poikiloderma, congenital, with bullae, weary type as a "rare disease".

Source - Orphanet

Poikiloderma, congenital, with bullae, weary type as a Disease

Poikiloderma, congenital, with bullae, weary type: Another name for Poikiloderma of Kindler (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Poikiloderma of Kindler
  »Symptoms of Poikiloderma of Kindler
  »Causes of Poikiloderma of Kindler
  »Treatments for Poikiloderma of Kindler

Poikiloderma, congenital, with bullae, weary type: Related Diseases

Poikiloderma, congenital, with bullae, weary type: Poikiloderma, congenital, with bullae, weary type is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Causes of Poikiloderma, congenital, with bullae, weary type

Some of the causes of Poikiloderma, congenital, with bullae, weary type are included in the list below:

  • The genetic condition is inherited in an autosomal recessive manner
  • The genetic condition is inherited in an autosomal dominant manner

Symptoms of Poikiloderma, congenital, with bullae, weary type (Poikiloderma of Kindler)

Some of the symptoms of Poikiloderma, congenital, with bullae, weary type incude:

Treatments for Poikiloderma, congenital, with bullae, weary type (Poikiloderma of Kindler)

Treatments for Poikiloderma, congenital, with bullae, weary type (Poikiloderma of Kindler) include:

  • Blisters need to be protected from secondary infection - appropriate wound care, moisturizer and topical and systemic antibiotics as needed. Avoid trauma (even minor trauma) to minimize development of blisters. Genetic counseling is also recommended.

Treatment of Poikiloderma, congenital, with bullae, weary type: For more treatment information about Poikiloderma, congenital, with bullae, weary type, see treatment of Poikiloderma of Kindler (Poikiloderma, congenital, with bullae, weary type)

Poikiloderma, congenital, with bullae, weary type: Related Disease Topics

These medical disease topics may be related to Poikiloderma, congenital, with bullae, weary type:

  • pigmentation abnormalities
  • vesiculopustules
  • eczematoid diffuse dermatitis

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