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Genodermatoses

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Genodermatoses is a term used to describe a large group of inherited gene disorders that cause skin-related conditions. Many of the disorders are rare, however, detection is an important in finding rarities such as malignant tumors.

There are numerous disorders which a dermatologist can help to diagnosis and treat including:

  • Neurofibromatosis
  • Tuberous sclerosis
  • Ectodermal dysplasias
              Anhidrotic ectodermal dysplasia
              Hypohidrotic ectodermal dysplasia with immunodeficiency
              Hidrotic ectodermal dysplasia
              Ankyloblepharon-ectodermal defects-cleft lip/palate
  • Ichthyosis
             Ichthyosis vulgaris
             X-linked ichthyosis
             Lamellar ichthyosis
             Congenital ichthyosiform erythroderma
             Epidermolytic ichthyosis
             Harlequin ichthyosis
  • Palmarplantar keratodermas
  • Basal cell nevus syndrome
  • Gardner syndrome
  • Peutz-Jeghers syndrome
  • Xeroderma pigmentosum
  • Epidermolysis bullosa
  • Pachyonychia congenita
  • Darier disease
  • Piebaldism
  • Waardenburg syndrome
  • Incontinentia pigmenti
  • Focal dermal hypoplasia or Goltz syndrome

If you feel your child is experiencing any of these symptoms, please contact Florida Center for Pediatric Dermatology at 407.303.1687 or through our online contact form.