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Diffuse nonepidermolytic palmoplantar keratoderma caused by a recurrent nonsense mutation in DSG1.

Authors
  • Keren, Hannah
  • Bergman, Reuven
  • Mizrachi, Mordechai
  • Kashi, Yechiezkel
  • Sprecher, Eli
Type
Published Article
Journal
Archives of Dermatology
Publisher
American Medical Association
Publication Date
May 01, 2005
Volume
141
Issue
5
Pages
625–628
Identifiers
PMID: 15897387
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

Mutations in DSG1 are not exclusively associated with striated palmoplantar keratoderma. The present study illustrates the efficacy of an integrative diagnostic approach to palmoplantar keratodermas involving clinical assessment, pathologic examination, microsatellite marker screening, and mutational analysis.

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