John Libbey Eurotext

European Journal of Dermatology


Atrichia, ichthyosis, follicular hyperkeratosis, chronic candidiasis, keratitis, seizures, mental retardation and inguinal hernia: a severe manifestation of IFAP syndrome? Volume 10, numéro 2, March 2000

Department of Dermatology. Universidad Nacional de Tucumán, Tucumán, 4000, Argentina.
  • Page(s) : 98-102
  • Année de parution : 2000

In the perplexing confusion of diseases characterised by congenital alopecia, the distinction between ichthyosiform conditions with congenital alopecia has been quite difficult and the same disease could be found reported under different names [1-4]. Congenital alopecia is rare, it may occur without associated defects [5], or may be accompanied by other symptoms, such as: papular lesions [3, 4, 7-9], mental retardation [4, 6, 10, 11], pseudo-anodontia [...]