Synonyms: Cerebro-cutaneous syndrome with iron overload
Ferro-cerebro-cutaneous syndrome is a rare genetic metabolic liver disease characterized by progressive neurodegeneration cutaneous abnormalities including varying degrees of ichthyosis or seborrheic dermatitis and systemic iron overload. Patients manifest with infantile-onset seizures encephalopathy abnormal eye movements axial hypotonia with peripheral hypertonia brisk reflexes cortical blindness and deafness myoclonus and hepato/splenomegaly as well as oral manifestations including microdontia widely spaced and pointed teeth with delayed eruption and gingival overgrowth.
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