dysplasia

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abnormal development (of organs or cells) or an abnormal structure resulting from such growth

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There is an ectodermal dysplasia society run by sufferers and their families.
The earliest type of ED to be recognized in the world's literature was hypohidrotic ectodermal dysplasia (HED).
12) In 1991, Baran et al (13) published an illustration of dolichonychia from a patient with hypohidrotic ectodermal dysplasia.
It is characterized by the triad of ectrodactyly of the hands and/or feet, ectodermal dysplasia of the skin, hair, nails, and teeth, with or without clefting anomalies affecting the lips and/or palate [1].
Anhidrotic ectodermal dysplasia is one of 150 syndromes marked by defects in skin, hair, teeth, and nails.
In humans, mutations in this gene cause a syndrome called ectodermal dysplasia, a group of more than 100 inherited disorders that impact the ectoderm, the outer layer of tissue involved in the formation of many parts of the body, including the skin, nails, hair, teeth and sweat glands.
Most people with hypohidrotic ectodermal dysplasia have a reduced ability to sweat (hypohidrosis) because they have fewer sweat glands than normal or their sweat glands do not function properly.
June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- InformedDNA announced today a strategic new collaboration with Edimer Pharmaceuticals to address a critical research need for patients with X-linked Hypohidrotic Ectodermal Dysplasia (XLHED), a rare genetic disorder.
au, although the post was later deleted, however, Binion, who has missing teeth and abnormal hair growth caused by the rare disorder ectodermal dysplasia, expressed his hurt at the mockery by O'Neal, whom he had considered his basketball idol.
Hannah Farris, an otherwise normal and happy fourteen-year-old, suffers from Ectodermal Dysplasia, a rare medical condition that won't allow her to grow adult teeth.
Ectodermal dysplasia (ED) develops due to Eda inactivation and results in abnormal teeth, hair, sweat gland, skin, and nail development.
Anhidrotic ectodermal dysplasia (Christ-Seimens-Touraine syndrome)-case report with a review.
Eight-year-old Hannah Harpin suffers from genetic disorder Ectodermal Dysplasia, which prevents her sweat glands from working.
Ectodermal dysplasia with immunodeficiency (EDID) and ectodermal dysplasia with immunodeficiency, osteopetrosis and lymphedema (OL-ED-ID) are allelic to IP as both are caused by mutation in the same gene (NEMO) (5).