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LAMELLAR ICTHYOSIS

7years boy Itching and burning Tight skin with scaly lesions since birth. He is third child of their family. The first son of his mother have same problem. What is this condition.? How to approach this case?

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Visual shows Seven year boy have multiple dark plate-like scales , characterized by large grayish brown scales that are adherent at the center and free at the edges with a shiny outer layer to the skin.. Ocular manifestations include exposure keratitis, trichiasis, ectropion of both upper and lower lids more favour to LAMELLAR ICTHYOSIS... Treatment... Mild anti sebhorrhic shampooing on the scalp... Moisturized cleansers which contains low GLYCOLIC acid levels.... Use of intense moisturizers with urea and lactic acid or Emollients RETINOIDS are treatment of choice in the LAMELLAR ICTHYOSIS... Dose of oral isotretinoin which produced maximum clearing of the lesions with minimum side effects was found to vary from 0.6 mg/kg to 1 mg/kg body weight among these children and the duration of therapy lasted from 6 to 16 weeks. Good nutrition diet. Personal hygiene. Loose cotton cloths...

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? Lamellar ichthyosis

Visual shows Seven year boy have multiple dark plate-like scales , characterized by large grayish brown scales that are adherent at the center and free at the edges with a shiny outer layer to the skin.. Ocular manifestations include exposure keratitis, trichiasis, ectropion of both upper and lower lids more favour to LAMELLAR ICTHYOSIS... Treatment... Mild anti sebhorrhic shampooing on the scalp... Moisturized cleansers which contains low GLYCOLIC acid levels.... Use of intense moisturizers with urea and lactic acid or Emollients RETINOIDS are treatment of choice in the LAMELLAR ICTHYOSIS... Dose of oral isotretinoin which produced maximum clearing of the lesions with minimum side effects was found to vary from 0.6 mg/kg to 1 mg/kg body weight among these children and the duration of therapy lasted from 6 to 16 weeks. Good nutrition diet. Personal hygiene. Loose cotton cloths...

Thank you dear Dr. Sahana...
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Dd : Lamellar icthyosis .. Treated initially by Topical emollients , topical Keratolytics, general measures with ophthalmic opinion ...

@icthyosis- intense emolients; mild steroid;;; zinc syp ; maintain hydration; refer towards opthalmologist for opthalmic tt

What's the long term treatment of this condition maam
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Lamellar icthyosis. @Dr. P.kishore Kumar sir. Please explain the treatment in detail.

SUGGESTIVE OF CONGENITAL ..... ICTHYOSIS... AND PELLAGRA

Lamellar Ichthyosis. ? ?

Suggestive of Ichthyosis

@lamellar ichthyosis

Congenital Icthyosis

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