A novel mutation in CDSN causes peeling skin disease in a patient from Morocco.


MADAM, Peeling skin syndrome (PSS) (MIM 270300, 609796) refers to a rare and heterogeneous group of Mendelian disorders of cornification. At least two generalized forms can be distinguished: a noninflammatory PSS type A and an inflammatory PSS type B (or peeling skin disease, PSD). The genetic basis of PSD has recently been demonstrated to be an autosomal… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2133.2011.10529.x

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