Epidermolytic variant of hereditary palmoplantar keratoderma.

  title={Epidermolytic variant of hereditary palmoplantar keratoderma.},
  author={Charles Camisa and Hywel Williams},
  journal={The British journal of dermatology},
  volume={112 2},
The seventh family with autosomal dominant epidermolytic palmoplantar keratoderma is reported. The lesions are clinically indistinguishable from Unna-Thost disease but resemble epidermolytic hyperkeratosis (bullous ichthyosiform erythroderma) histopathologically. A skin biopsy is essential for making the correct diagnosis. One of our patients was treated… CONTINUE READING