Xeroderma pigmentosum in four siblings with three different types of malignancies simultaneously in one.

Xeroderma pigmentosum (XP) is a rare autosomal recessive disease characterized by marked sensitivity to ultraviolet radiation that leads to the development of multiple skin malignancies. The authors describe four XP siblings in a consanguineous Pakistani family. The first patient was a boy who died at age 2 years. The second and third siblings were girls… CONTINUE READING