Disambiguation: Harlequin ichthyosis

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fundamentals Ichthyosis fetalis (referenced by article Harlequin ichthyosis)

Harlequin ichthyosis; harlequin baby; ichthyosis congenita; keratosis diffusa fetalis; harlequin fetus Severe form of congenital ichthyosis, characterized by profound thickening of the keratin layer in fetal skin, producing a horny shell of platelike scale and contraction abnormalities of the eyes,...
in depth Harlequin Ichthyosis
Harlequin ichthyosis is a rare severe scaling disorder and the most devastating congenital ichthyosis, which manifests in utero and is often fatal early in life. Congenital ichthyosis of harlequin type; Harlequin fetus Inheritance: autosomal recessive ABCA12 gene Located on chromosome 2q34 Consists of...