keratosis follicularis

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Synonyms for keratosis follicularis

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

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1) Darier disease classically presents as hyperkeratotic papules coalescing into plaques in seborrheic areas, and may manifest in the same distribution as CARP.
eczema, burns, impetigo, varicella zoster, herpes, severe acne, severe diaper dermatitis with extensive areas of denuded skin, psoriasis, or Darier disease [keratosis follicularis]); conditions associated with immunosuppression (e.
Generalized cowpox infection in a patient with Darier disease.
DISCUSSION: Darier disease was initially described by Prince Marrow in 1886 and simultaneously by Darier and White in 1889, independently.
Longitudinal erythronychia with nail dystrophy involving multiple nails is also seen in inflammatory diseases, such as lichen planus and Darier disease, due to multifocal loss of nail matrix function.