Ichthyosis vulgaris is a skin disorder causing dry, scaly skin. It is the most common form of ichthyosis, affecting around 1 in 250 people. For this reason it is known as common ichthyosis. It is usually an autosomal dominant inherited disease, although a rare non-heritable version called acquired ichthyosis exists.
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Most common form of ICHTHYOSIS characterized by prominent scaling especially on the exterior surfaces of the extremities. It is inherited as an autosomal dominant trait.
The numerical value of ichthyosis vulgaris in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of ichthyosis vulgaris in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
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- ಇಚಿಯಾಸಿಸ್ ವಲ್ಗ್ಯಾರಿಸ್Kannada
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