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Keyword - Ichthyosis (KW-0977)

Definition

Protein which, if defective, causes ichthyosis, any of a group of cutaneous disorders characterized by increased or aberrant keratinization and resulting in non-inflammatory scaling of the skin. Most ichthyoses are genetically determined, while some may be acquired and develop in association with various systemic diseases or be a prominent feature in certain genetic syndromes.

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