Lamellar ichthyosis.

  title={Lamellar ichthyosis.},
  author={Frank C. Victor and Julie V Schaffer},
  journal={Dermatology online journal},
  volume={11 4},
A 6-year-old African boy with a history of a collodion membrane presented with scale in a generalized distribution and flexural accentuation. Large, brown, polygonal scales were present on the forehead, lateral aspects of the face, and extremities. The nature of the scales and the lack of erythroderma in this patient are consistent with a mild form of lamellar ichthyosis (LI). LI and nonbullous congenital ichthyosiform erythroderma (NBCIE) represent phenotypes at the poles of the autosomal… CONTINUE READING

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