Neutral lipid storage disease with ichthyosis

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Neutral lipid storage disease with ichthyosis

Synonyms: Dorfman-Chanarin disease | NLSDI

A form of neutral lipid storage disease characterized by the accumulation of lipid vacuoles in leukocytes (so-called Jordan’s anomaly seen in peripheral blood smears) and a variety of other cell types. The clinical picture consists of congenital ichthyosis of the congenital ichthyosiform erythroderma type together with variable multisystem involvement. Manifestations include hepatosplenomegaly myopathy intestinal disease growth retardation cataracts sensorineural hearing loss and intellectual disability among others.

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