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404 Possible Causes for Follicular Hyperkeratosis

  • Congenital Muscular Dystrophy

    Joint hyperlaxity and skin changes (follicular hyperkeratosis and muscle biopsy scar thinning) were unique to COL6A.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] UCMD patients usually have dry soft skin and follicular hyperkeratosis over the extensor surfaces of the extremities.[orpha.net] Other characteristic findings include protrusion of the calcanei, follicular hyperkeratosis, and a predisposition to hypertrophie (keloid) scars.19,20 Serum creatine kinase[healio.com]

  • Vitamin A Deficiency

    Phrynoderma is a rare form of follicular hyperkeratosis associated with deficiencies in vitamins A or C or essential fatty acids.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Phrynoderma is a distinctive form of follicular hyperkeratosis associated with nutritional deficiency.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Malnutrition leads to follicular hyperkeratosis or phrynoderma, manifested by the presence of skin lesions and hyperkeratotic papules.[symptoma.com]

  • Pityriasis Rubra Pilaris

    Pityriasis rubra pilaris (PRP) is a chronic papulosquamous eruption of the skin characterized by follicular hyperkeratosis, salmon pink scaly plaques with islands of unaffected[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] All patients promptly showed a decrease in erythema, follicular hyperkeratosis and scaling.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Cutis . 2012 November;90(5):244-247 Pityriasis rubra pilaris (PRP) is a chronic papulosquamous eruption of the skin characterized by follicular hyperkeratosis, salmon pink[mdedge.com]

  • Acquired Ichthyosis

    Dry, scaly scalp Overgrowth (hyperkeratosis) of the skin on the palms and soles Cracked skin creases, which may crack more during dry weather Keratosis pilaris (follicular[verywell.com] […] or overgrowth of skin on soles and palms; cracks on skin creases during the dry season; follicular hyperkeratosis (keratosis pilaris) on the neck's side; keratosis pilaris[medigest.uk] Keratosis pilaris (follicular hyperkeratosis) occurs on the side of the cheek and neck, dorsum of the upper arms, buttocks, and thighs.[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Punctate Keratitis

    Carriers have been reported to have dry skin with mild follicular hyperkeratosis and more extensive involvement of the soles.[disorders.eyes.arizona.edu]

  • X-Linked Keratosis Follicularis Spinulosa Decalvans

    Follicular hyperkeratosis begins during infancy or early childhood, first on the face, affected the eyebrows, cheeks, forehead, and nose.[ijtrichology.com] It clinically presents with diffuse follicular hyperkeratosis of scalp which progress to atrophy, cicatricial alopecia, and photophobia.[ijpd.in] KFSD is thought to be caused by mutations in the SAT1 gene and inherited in an X-linked manner. 0001041 Follicular hyperkeratosis 0007502 Folliculitis 0025084 Keratitis Corneal[rarediseases.info.nih.gov]

  • Waardenburg Syndrome Type 2

    It was also noted that there was generalized follicular hyperkeratosis, which could be a co-incidental finding.[ijpd.in]

  • Tinea Favosa

    Livid to bright erythema together with yellow-gray scales can be present especially around the follicles as well as follicular hyperkeratosis, erosions, and hemorrhagic crusts[clinicaldermatology.eu] The hallmark of folliculitis decalvans is the development of scarred areas and follicular pustules.[clinicaldermatology.eu]

  • Tretinoin

    It is a keratolytic agent that reduces follicular hyperkeratosis by stimulating the turnover of epithelial cells.[apps.who.int] Therefore many complete or incomplete keratosis, hyperkeratosis of diseases have a certain therapeutic effect, treat a variety of skin diseases.[chemicalbook.com] Tretinoin is mainly used in the treatment of psoriasis, ichthyosis, follicular keratosis, acne, lichen planus, verrucous epidermal nevus, impetigo, vitiligo, lichen psoriasis[chemicalbook.com]

  • Vitamin Deficiency

    Follicular hyperkeratosis.[podiatrytoday.com] hyperkeratosis. 19 Xeroses resulting from vitamin A deficiency are characterized by fine wrinkles and scales. 19 Follicular hyperkeratosis is characterized by red-brown follicular[podiatrytoday.com] Follicular hyperkeratosis is a skin condition characterized by excessive development of keratin in hair follicles, resulting in red-brown follicular papules with a central[podiatrytoday.com]

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