Saratov JOURNAL of Medical and Scientific Research

Olmsted syndrome

Clinical case of a very rare form of keratodermia in a child

Year: 2018, volume 14 Issue: №4 Pages: 763-765
Heading: Dermatovenerology Article type: Case report
Authors: Slesarenko N.A., Morrison A.V., Marchenko V.M., Moiseev A.A., Ulanova A.M., Dobdina A.Yu.
Organization: Saratov State Medical University
Summary:

 Cases of keratoderma are the most common among genodermatoses and take the second place after a group of ichthyosis. The frequency of occurrence of keratodermia in the world, including Russia, is from 1:300 to 1:15000. There is a very rare form of diffuse keratoderma: Olmsted Syndrome, which in 2009 is described in 10 sources of scientific literature. The defeat not only affects the palms and soles, and skin around the orifices, forms a flexion deformity and con-tracture fingers, until spontaneous amputation. Some observations noted the presence of follicular keratosis of the extremities, leukokeratosis on the face and language, pererastayut joints, alopecia, absence of premolars. We present a clinical case of a patient with this pathology.

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