Anonychia with flexural pigmentation
A rare ectodermal dysplasia syndrome characterized by anonychia congenita totalis or rudimentary nails macular hyper- and/or hypopigmentation (particularly affecting groins axillae and breasts) coarse scalp hair (that becomes markedly thinned in early adult life) dry palmoplantar skin with distorted epidermal ridges and sore cracked soles and hypohidrosis. There have been no further descriptions in the literature since 1975.
Data from Orphanet are used to provide information on a disease's name, synonym(s), and overview.
Orphadata: Free access data from Orphanet. © INSERM 1999. Available on http://www.orphadata.org. Data version December 2023
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Anonychia with flexural pigmentation?
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