Darier's disease

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a rare hereditary condition marked by dark crusted patches (sometimes containing pus)

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In conclusion, according to the clinical presentation, positive Darier's sign, elevated serum tryptase levels, and the presence of mast cells in the papillary dermis histopathologically, the diagnosis of urticaria pigmentosa was confirmed.
Based on the presence of a positive Darier's sign and the results of the skin biopsy (which showed increased mast cells), we diagnosed urticaria pigmentosa (UP), which is the most common form of cutaneous mastocytosis.
Pemphigus Desmosomes Psoriasis Increased T-cell activity Darier's disease Gene encoding Autosomal intracellular dominant calcium pump (ATP2A2 gene) gene) Dyskeratosis Dyskerin (X-linked), X-linked, congenita TINF2 and sometimes TERT (autosomal autosomal dominant) dominant Disorders Clinical features Histopathological features Defect in [alpha]-helical rod pattern Epidermolysis Blistering of hands and Intraepithelial bullosa simplex feet which heal clefting without scarring.
Darier's disease occurs worldwide, with an estimated incidence of 4 per million per decade (3) and an estimated prevalence ranging from 1 in 30,000 (4) to 1 in 100,000.
Grover's disease, despite histological similarity to Darier's disease, does not share an abnormality in the ATP2A2 gene.
There's nothing really known about Darier's," said Sonia, 31, of Penarth Road, Cardiff, who has suffered with the condition since she was 12.
Piskin S, Saygin A, Doganay L et al: Coexistence of Darier's disease and acrokeratosis verruciformis of Hopf.
2006) Up-regulation of transient receptor potential canonical 1 (TRPC1) following sarco (endo) plasmic reticulum Ca2+ ATPase 2 gene silencing promotes cell survival: a potential role for TRPC1 in Darier's disease.
Intracellular persistence of Staphylococcus aureus small-colony variants within keratinocytes: a cause tot antibiotic treatment failure in a patient with Darier's disease.
Further, because of the increased risk of inadvertent inoculation, people with other acute, chronic, or exfoliative skin conditions--such as burns, impetigo, varicella zoster, herpes, severe acne, or psoriasis--are also excluded, as are those with Darier's disease, a hereditary blistering disorder.
People with other acute, chronic, or exfoliative skin conditions--such as burns, impetigo, varicella zoster, herpes, severe acne, or psoriasis--also are excluded, as are those with Darier's disease, a hereditary blistering disorder.
Calluses visually identified as resulting from physical labor and hereditary keratoderma or Darier's disease, identified by visual inspection and family history, were excluded.
Acitretin indications: Psoriasis; Congenital ichthyosis; Darier's disease
Darier's disease may look similar to cases of CARP without pigmentary change, but it often will have accompanying nail changes.
1,2 Treatment with laser ablation has been found successful in segmental Darier's disease.