Darier's disease


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Noun1.Darier's disease - a rare hereditary condition marked by dark crusted patches (sometimes containing pus)
keratosis - a skin condition marked by an overgrowth of layers of horny skin
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PPPK can be associated with Darier's disease and Cowden disease.
1,2 Treatment with laser ablation has been found successful in segmental Darier's disease.
Under a microscope, Grover's disease has a characteristic appearance of acantholytic dyskeratosis (FIGURE 2); it can be similar in appearance to Darier's disease, Hailey-Hailey disease, or pemphigus.
Warty dyskeratoderma is an uncommon solitary lesion occurring in skin or oral mucosa which has histopathological similarity to Darier's disease and hence is referred to as isolated Darier's disease.
3 It occurs with various skin diseases, such as atopic dermatitis, Wiskott- Aldrich syndrome, pemphigus foliaceus, ichthyosis vulgaris, bullous pemphigoid, seborrheic dermatitis, psoriasis, irritant contact dermatitis and Darier's disease.
Prior studies have found that AI patients had a lower quality of life than did patients with other chronic skin diseases such as acne vulgaris, psoriasis, atopic dermatitis, alopecia, Darier's disease, and morbus Hailey-Hailey, the researchers noted.
Darier's disease is a rare autosomal dominant genodermatosis characterised by warty papules and plaques in the seborrhoeic regions, palmoplanar pits, and distinctive nail dystrophy.
Desmosomal dissolution in Grover's disease, Hailey-Hailey's disease and Darier's disease.
Diagnosed with Darier's Disease at the age of 21, the condition causes painful hard blisters to break out all over her body and also causes her nails to split.
Piskin S, Saygin A, Doganay L et al: Coexistence of Darier's disease and acrokeratosis verruciformis of Hopf.
A history of eczema, atopic dermatitis (regardless of disease severity or activity), or Darier's disease is a risk factor for EV, both for vaccine recipients and their close contacts; having household contacts with any of these conditions also is a contraindication Although no data exist to predict the risk for EV among such persons, before 1990, the incidence rate for EV after smallpox vaccination was approximately eight to 80 cases per 1 million vaccinations (8).
Intracellular persistence of Staphylococcus aureus small-colony variants within keratinocytes: a cause tot antibiotic treatment failure in a patient with Darier's disease.