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1,988 Possible Causes for Crusts On Face, Palmar Hyperlinearity, Xeroderma

  • Atopic Dermatitis

    Particularly, xeroderma pigmentosum patients are characterized by a 1,000-fold increased susceptibility to sunlight-induced skin cancer ( 4 ).[doi.org] Among patients, reduced level of monomeric filaggrin and NMF correlated with the presence of FLG mutations and clinical phenotypes such as xerosis, palmar hyperlinearity and[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] With infants and toddlers, atopic dermatitis usually starts on the face or on the elbows and knees — places that are easy to scratch and rub as they are crawling.[nationaleczema.org]

  • Ichthyosis Vulgaris

    The main characteristics of IV are fine-scale on the arms and legs, palmar hyperlinearity, and keratosis pilaris.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Abstract Ichthyosis vulgaris (IV) is the most common hereditary disorder of cornification in humans, characterized by generalized fine scaling of the skin, palmar hyperlinearity[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] hyperlinearity and keratosis pilaris.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Chronic Alcoholism

    , milia, scleroderma and increased hair growth ( hypertrichosis ) on sun-exposed sites such as face and hands.[dermnetnz.org] […] changes sometimes associated with liver disease Porphyria cutanea tarda Porphyria cutanea tarda (PCT) results in photosensitivity, skin fragility, blistering, erosions, crusts[dermnetnz.org]

    Missing: Palmar Hyperlinearity
  • Ichthyosis

    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] Palms and soles show accentuated creases and when affecting the palms this sign is referred to as palmar hyperlinearity or as “ichthyosis palms”.[campus.uni-muenster.de] Types: xeroderma, xerodermia a mild form of ichthyosis characterized by abnormal dryness and roughness of the skin xeroderma pigmentosum a rare genetic condition characterized[vocabulary.com]

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  • Skin Cancer

    BACKGROUND: To investigate the association of DNA nucleotide excision repair (NER) defects with neurological degeneration, cachexia and cancer, we performed autopsies on 4 adult xeroderma[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A flat lesion with a scaly crusted surface on the face, ears, necks, arms or hands.[centrastatecancercenter.com] Insights may be gained by the multistep skin cancer theory and xeroderma pigmentosum, where defective nucleotide excision repair (NER) results in a cellular mutator phenotype[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Palmar Hyperlinearity
  • Tinea Capitis

    , itchy rash with many small bumps on the face, arms, legs and less often the chest, abdomen and back may develop.[cincinnatichildrens.org] Common signs include: Hair loss, scaling, redness and crusting on the scalp Itchy scalp Lymph nodes in the back of the neck may increase in size Occasionally, a more widespread[cincinnatichildrens.org]

    Missing: Palmar Hyperlinearity
  • Menopause

    One of your patients, a 59-year-old postmenopausal Asian woman (menopause, age 52), took hormone therapy for about one year for her menopause symptoms. When she was 54, her mother (age 80) suffered a hip fracture, and she requested a bone density test at her next gynecology visit. The t-score results were[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Skin

    Xeroderma pigmentosum is a genodermatosis characterized by defects in the DNA nucleotide excision repair pathway, which increases the risk of suffering skin cancers.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Grossly, each tumor presented as a rapidly growing crusted papule on actinic damaged skin of the face.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Sometimes, the lump bleeds or develops a crust.[ucsfhealth.org]

    Missing: Palmar Hyperlinearity
  • Pellagra

    […] lesions on the face.[wm.edu] Bleeding may result in blackened crusts Lesions may occur anywhere on the body especially the hands, arms, lower legs, feet, face, and neck (known as Casal's necklace) Lips[web.archive.org] It was often confused with sunburn or poison oak, but pellagra’s symptoms became unmistakable when reddened skin crusted over and peeled away leaving tell-tale butterfly-like[wm.edu]

    Missing: Palmar Hyperlinearity
  • Diabetes Mellitus

    Review Clinician's Corner December 12, 2007 JAMA. 2007;298(22):2654-2664. doi:10.1001/jama.298.22.2654 Context Observational studies have suggested an association between active smoking and the incidence of type 2 diabetes. Objective To conduct a systematic review with meta-analysis of studies assessing the[…][doi.org]

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