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European Journal of Dermatology


Superficial epidermolytic ichthyosis concomitant with atopic dermatitis Volume 28, numéro 1, January-February 2018


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1 Department of Dermatology, Faculty of Medicine, Oita University, 1-1 Idaigaoka, Hasama-machi, Yufu 879-5593, Japan
2 Department of Dermatology, Kurume University School of Medicine,
3 Kurume University Institute of Cutaneous Cell Biology, Kurume, Fukuoka, 830-0011, Japan
4 Department of Dermatology, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya, 466-8550, Japan
5 Department of Dermatology, Kizawa Memorial Hospital, 590 Shimokobi, Kobi, Minokamo, Gifu, 505-8503, Japan

Superficial epidermolytic ichthyosis (SEI; OMIM No. 146800), previously called “ichthyosis bullosa of Siemens,” is an autosomal dominant keratinization disorder. We report the first case, to our knowledge, of a father and his son who were diagnosed with SEI concomitant with atopic dermatitis.The father had eruptions since the age of six months and blisters when he was six years old. He also had seasonal allergic conjunctivitis. He was diagnosed with atopic dermatitis and treated with 10 mg of an [...]