Ángela Hernández-Martín

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BACKGROUND Dystrophic Epidermolysis Bullosa (DEB) is a rare genodermatosis (7 cases per million) that causes blisters and erosions with minor trauma in skin and mucosa, and other systemic complications. A recently updated systematic review showed that the research evidence about DEB therapies is poor. As new trials in DEB are difficult and expensive, it is(More)
BACKGROUND Inherited epidermolysis bullosa (EB) comprises a highly heterogeneous group of rare diseases characterized by fragility and blistering of skin and mucous membranes. Clinical features combined with immunofluorescence antigen mapping and/or electron microscopy examination of a skin biopsy allow to define the EB type and subtype. Molecular diagnosis(More)
BACKGROUND Recessive Dystrophic Epidermolysis Bullosa (RDEB) is a genodermatosis caused by more than 500 different mutations in the COL7A1 gene and characterized by blistering of the skin following a minimal friction or mechanical trauma.The identification of a cluster of RDEB pedigrees carrying the c.6527insC mutation in a specific area raises the question(More)
Described here is the case of a girl with a reticulated capillary malformation on the right side of her face, along with Dyke-Davidoff-Masson syndrome, as evidenced by microphthalmia and severe associated anomalies in the right eye, and right cerebral hemispheric atrophy and cerebral arteries malformations. Capillary malformations are a novel finding for(More)
Question We report a series of cases with recurrent episodes of inflammatory subcutaneous nodules followed by fat atrophy in the affected area in children with fever, malaise, abdominal pain, hepatosplenomegaly, and some laboratory abnormalities that often persist beyond the febrile attacks of panniculitis. Patients Five children with the above mentioned(More)
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