Xanthoma Disseminatum In a Pair of Blind, Deaf Male Twins

Abstract

Xanthoma disseminatum (XD) is a rare normolipemic histiocytic disorder of non-Langerhans cell origin characterized by erythematous to tan/brown papules in flexor surfaces. Considered a generally benign, chronic disease of unknown etiology, XD typically affects the skin, mucous membranes, and less commonly, other organs. To date, there has been no typical or… (More)
DOI: 10.5402/2011/342909

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