bullous congenital ichthyosiform erythroderma
Definition: diffusely red, eroded skin at birth, with subsequent scaling, tending to improve in later life, characterized by generalized epidermolytic hyperkeratosis and autosomal dominant inheritance.
Synonym(s): generalized epidermolytic hyperkeratosis, ichthyismus hystrix, ichthyosis hystrix
See Also: epidermolytic hyperkeratosis
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