Content area

|
|

Dyskeratosis follicularis

Forfattere
Inger Lily Dorf1, Mette Sommerlund1, Anne-Bine Skytte2 & Uffe Koppelhus1 1) Dermato-Venerologisk Afdeling, Aarhus Universitetshospital 2) Klinisk Genetisk Afdeling, Aarhus Universitetshospital Ugeskr Læger 2018;180:V10170720
Reference: 
Ugeskr Læger 2018;180:V10170720
Sidetal: 
2-6
Dyskeratosis follicularis
Dyskeratosis follicularis (or Darier’s disease) is a genetic skin disease with an autosomal dominant inheritance and a prevalence of 1:100,000-1:35,000. Mutations in the gene ATP2A2 encoding the Ca2+-ATPase SERCA2 in the endoplasmatic reticulum lead to acantholysis and dyskeratosis in the epidermis, nails and mucosal membranes with resultant brown-yellow coloured, often infested skin papules and nail changes. The newly established Danish database for genodermatoses is embarking on an extensive registration of all Danish patients with Darier’s disease. Hopefully, the establishment of this database will lead to better research and the formation of a patient association.

💬 0 Kommentarer

Du skal være logget ind for at læse denne artikel
Log ind

Right side

af Jens Kibsgaard Riis | 15/08
1 Kommentar
af Camilla Bang | 15/08
3 kommentarer
af Lars Ulrik Gerdes | 14/08
1 Kommentar
af Frede Simonsen | 13/08
1 Kommentar
af Ebbe Bonde Sørensen | 13/08
10 kommentarer
af Birgitte Retbøll | 12/08
20 kommentarer
af Zbigniew Sroczynski | 11/08
1 Kommentar