ISSN - 0973-0958
   
 
LAMELLAR ICHTHYOSIS IN AN INFANT
Rajniti Prasad, OP Mishra, U K Singh.
Dept. of Pediatrics, Institute of Medical Sciences, BHU, Varanasi.
 
Abstract

We herewith report a case of lamellar ichthyosis in one year old child who presented with thick dark scaly lesions all over body with ectropion of both eyes and was treated with emollient and topical retinoid therapy. The biopsy of skin showed hyperkeratosis without parakeratosis. The case is being reported for its late presentation to hospital and successful treatment with topical therapy.
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