Create issue ticket

669 Possible Causes for Cataract, Skin Thickening, Xeroderma

  • Ichthyosis Vulgaris

    Symptoms may include any of the following: Dry skin, severe Scaly skin ( scales ) Possible skin thickening Mild itching of the skin The dry, scaly skin is usually most severe[nlm.nih.gov] PLATANUS OCCIDENTALIS 30 —Platanus occidentalis is prescribed for X linked ichthyosis with corneal opacity and cataract.[ks-gopi.blogspot.com] As older skin cells build up on the skin’s surface, the skin thickens and becomes scaly.[wederm.com]

  • Ichthyosis

    As older skin cells build up on the skin’s surface, the skin thickens and becomes scaly.[wederm.com] In a third in which the mother had cataracts and ichthyosis, two of her female children had cataracts.[disorders.eyes.arizona.edu] Ichthyosis, also called fish-skin disease, or xeroderma, a hereditary condition involving dryness and scaliness of the skin brought about by excessive growth of the horny[britannica.com]

  • Atopic Dermatitis

    Skin thickening and plaque formation is dependent on habitual scratching.[emedicine.com] After routine cataract surgery, the anterior subcapsular cataractous tissue was obtained as an anterior capsulorhexis flap and prepared as a wholemount for histological analysis[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Particularly, xeroderma pigmentosum patients are characterized by a 1,000-fold increased susceptibility to sunlight-induced skin cancer ( 4 ).[doi.org]

  • Diabetes Mellitus

    This results in restricted mobility of the joints of their hands and stiff, waxy, thickened and yellowed skin.[dermnetnz.org] Considering this, we reviewed the principles and guidelines of managing cataract in patients with diabetes.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Biopsy specimens of involved skin show pronounced thickening of periarticular rather than articular collagen, which may be due to non-enzymatic glycosylation of collagen.[bjsm.bmj.com]

  • Congenital Ichthyosis

    As the cells are TGM1 deficient, like those of a patient with lamellar ichthyosis, they form abnormal, thickened skin.[ichthyosis.org.uk] […] delayed neuromuscular development and other CNS anomalies, dysplasia of nails, hypoplasia of subcutaneous fatty tissue, prematurely aged facial appearance, hypogonadism, cataracts[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Also called fish skin disease, xeroderma. ichthyotic, adj.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

  • Diffuse Scleroderma

    […] symptoms - fatigue, weight loss, pruritis Skin thickening - no or minimal progression Skin thickening - rapid progression, usually reaching peak involvement within 2 years[barts.wikia.com] If you take them for a long time, though, they can cause side effects, like weakened bones and cataracts (a clouding of the lens in your eye that can affect your vision).[marchofdimes.org] METHODS: Diffuse cutaneous SSc patients older than 16 years of age evaluated at the University of Pittsburgh within 2 years of the first evidence of skin thickening between[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Pellagra

    The oxidative damage led to rapid development of cataracts.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] It was first described by Don Casal, a Spanish court physician in the 1700s, where thickened skin was noted in peasants.[patient.info] While early patients may simply have a light skin rash, over time the skin becomes increasingly thickened, pigmented, and may slough off in places.[encyclopedia.com]

  • Cockayne Syndrome

    […] skull, hypersensitivity of the skin to sunlight with pigmentation and scarring, unsteady gait, dental caries appearing during the second year of life, progressive upper motor[whonamedit.com] To describe cataracts in classic and early onset Cockayne syndrome (CS).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] whose clinical presentation of cutaneous photosensitivity and central nervous system dysfunction is strongly reminiscent of the DeSanctis-Cacchione syndrome (DCS) variant of xeroderma[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Rothmund Thomson Syndrome

    […] human disease Congenital poikiloderma RTS Rothmund-Thomson syndrome (disorder) ROTHMUND-THOMSON SYNDROME Poikiloderma Atrophicans and Cataract ROTHMUND-THOMSON SYNDROME; RTS[wikidata.org] The differential diagnosis should include other causes of childhood poikiloderma and other rare genodermatoses with prominent telangiectasias (including Bloom syndrome, xeroderma[orpha.net] […] of the outer layer of the skin of the palms and soles 0000972 Scoliosis Abnormal curving of the spine 0002650 Short philtrum 0000322 Small for gestational age Birth weight[rarediseases.info.nih.gov]

  • Tricho-Retino-Dento-Digital Syndrome

    […] by ‘rock hard’ induration, thickening of the skin and subcutaneous tissues, limited joint mobility, and mild hypertrichosis in infancy or ear … Trichodysplasia Spinulosa[checkrare.com] Nails Hair Hair: pili canaliculi uncombable hair pili trianguli Genitourinary External Genitalia Male: hypospadias Skeletal Feet: brachydactyly Head And Neck Eyes: juvenile cataract[malacards.org] […] hypohidrotic dysplasia Tricho retino dento digital syndrome Tricho-dento-osseous syndrome Tricho-hepato-enteric syndrome Trichodermodysplasia dental alterations Trichodysplasia xeroderma[mindmappedia.com]

Similar symptoms