Ichthyosis bullosa of Siemens
Ichthyosis bullosa of Siemens is a rare skin disorder which is a type of familial, autosomal dominant ichthyosis. It is also known as bullous congenital ichthyosiform erythroderma of Siemens or ichthyosis exfoliativa. It is a genetic disorder with no known cure which is estimated to affect about 1 in 500,000 people.
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Ichthyosis Bullosa of Siemens
An autosomal dominant form of ichthyosis characterized by generalized reddening of the skin (ERYTHEMA) and widespread blistering. The disease shows similar, but somewhat milder, clinical and histopathological findings to those in HYPERKERATOSIS, EPIDERMOLYTIC and is associated with the gene that encodes KERATIN-2A.
The numerical value of ichthyosis bullosa of siemens in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of ichthyosis bullosa of siemens in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
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