What is Harlequin's type Icthyosis?

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  1. samuel

    samuel New Member

    most severe form of congenital icthyosis. Thickening of KERATIN layer of human fetal skin [HYPERKERATOSIS]. Diamond shaped reddish scales on skin.Eyes ears and other appendages contracted. Skin cracked and prone to infections.
    Mutation in gene ABCA12

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