Keratitis–ichthyosis–deafness syndrome: first affected family reported in the Middle East

  • Hamad Al Fahaad
  • Published 2014 in International medical case reports journal


INTRODUCTION Keratitis-ichthyosis-deafness (KID) syndrome is a rare congenital multisystem disorder affecting certain tissues of ectodermal origin such as epidermis, cochlea, and cornea, leading mainly to palmoplantar hyperkeratosis, ichthyosiform scaling, deafness, and blindness. The author reports for the first time in the Middle East three family members… (More)
DOI: 10.2147/IMCRJ.S58432


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