Naxos disease

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Naxos disease

Synonyms: KWWH type I | Keratoderma with woolly hair type I | Keratosis palmoplantaris with arrythmogenic cardiomyopathy | Naxos syndrome | Palmoplantar hyperkeratosis with arrythmogenic cardiomyopathy | Palmoplantar keratoderma with arrythmogenic cardiomyopathy

A rare arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy (ARVC) and a cutaneous phenotype characterized by peculiar woolly hair and palmoplantar keratoderma.

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