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Lower lid ectropion in hypohidrotic ectodermal dysplasia.

Zhang X, Xu L, Li X, Li C, Zhang H - Case Rep Ophthalmol Med (2015)

Bottom Line: A 14-year-old Han nationality male patient with typical characteristics of hypohidrotic ectodermal dysplasia presented to our clinic for his right lower lid eversion.The patient was diagnosed as having hypohidrotic ectodermal dysplasia and underwent an uneventful blepharoplasty surgery.The lower lid maintained normal position during the 10-month follow-up period.

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Affiliation: Center of Healthcare, Affiliated Hospital of Inner Mongolia Medical University, 1st North Tongdao Street, Hohhot, Inner Mongolia 010050, China.

ABSTRACT
We report a case of a lower lid ectropion with ectodermal dysplasia and ectropion blepharoplasty surgery experience. A 14-year-old Han nationality male patient with typical characteristics of hypohidrotic ectodermal dysplasia presented to our clinic for his right lower lid eversion. The patient was diagnosed as having hypohidrotic ectodermal dysplasia and underwent an uneventful blepharoplasty surgery. The lower lid maintained normal position during the 10-month follow-up period. Patients with ectodermal dysplasia could firstly visit ophthalmologist for their ectropion and blepharoplasty surgery could be useful for the disease.

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Hands and feet images. (a) Opisthenar; (b) palm; (c) feet. Clinical examination reveals fingers, especially the first and second phalange, were shorter and cannot full straighten. His palms and soles were hyperkeratosis. Fingernails and toenails were dystrophy.
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fig1: Hands and feet images. (a) Opisthenar; (b) palm; (c) feet. Clinical examination reveals fingers, especially the first and second phalange, were shorter and cannot full straighten. His palms and soles were hyperkeratosis. Fingernails and toenails were dystrophy.

Mentions: The boy had normal intelligence compared with children of his age. His skin was atrophic, dry, with less sweat, with less hair, and with poor flexibility. The surface of the body skin was thin. Parents reported the boy's skin was more fragile and prone to tears and scarring. Subcutaneous blood vessels were pronounced and visible. His height was 1.89 m and weight was 70 kg. His limbs were thin and long. His low limbs were “O” type outward and lame slightly. His fingers, especially the first and second phalange, were shorter and cannot full straighten. His palms and soles were hyperkeratosis. The fingernails and toenails were dystrophy (Figures 1(a)~1(c)). Front, temporal bone and chin were prominent, while his middle face was depressed with flat nose. The proportion of his lower face was reduced.


Lower lid ectropion in hypohidrotic ectodermal dysplasia.

Zhang X, Xu L, Li X, Li C, Zhang H - Case Rep Ophthalmol Med (2015)

Hands and feet images. (a) Opisthenar; (b) palm; (c) feet. Clinical examination reveals fingers, especially the first and second phalange, were shorter and cannot full straighten. His palms and soles were hyperkeratosis. Fingernails and toenails were dystrophy.
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Related In: Results  -  Collection

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fig1: Hands and feet images. (a) Opisthenar; (b) palm; (c) feet. Clinical examination reveals fingers, especially the first and second phalange, were shorter and cannot full straighten. His palms and soles were hyperkeratosis. Fingernails and toenails were dystrophy.
Mentions: The boy had normal intelligence compared with children of his age. His skin was atrophic, dry, with less sweat, with less hair, and with poor flexibility. The surface of the body skin was thin. Parents reported the boy's skin was more fragile and prone to tears and scarring. Subcutaneous blood vessels were pronounced and visible. His height was 1.89 m and weight was 70 kg. His limbs were thin and long. His low limbs were “O” type outward and lame slightly. His fingers, especially the first and second phalange, were shorter and cannot full straighten. His palms and soles were hyperkeratosis. The fingernails and toenails were dystrophy (Figures 1(a)~1(c)). Front, temporal bone and chin were prominent, while his middle face was depressed with flat nose. The proportion of his lower face was reduced.

Bottom Line: A 14-year-old Han nationality male patient with typical characteristics of hypohidrotic ectodermal dysplasia presented to our clinic for his right lower lid eversion.The patient was diagnosed as having hypohidrotic ectodermal dysplasia and underwent an uneventful blepharoplasty surgery.The lower lid maintained normal position during the 10-month follow-up period.

View Article: PubMed Central - PubMed

Affiliation: Center of Healthcare, Affiliated Hospital of Inner Mongolia Medical University, 1st North Tongdao Street, Hohhot, Inner Mongolia 010050, China.

ABSTRACT
We report a case of a lower lid ectropion with ectodermal dysplasia and ectropion blepharoplasty surgery experience. A 14-year-old Han nationality male patient with typical characteristics of hypohidrotic ectodermal dysplasia presented to our clinic for his right lower lid eversion. The patient was diagnosed as having hypohidrotic ectodermal dysplasia and underwent an uneventful blepharoplasty surgery. The lower lid maintained normal position during the 10-month follow-up period. Patients with ectodermal dysplasia could firstly visit ophthalmologist for their ectropion and blepharoplasty surgery could be useful for the disease.

No MeSH data available.


Related in: MedlinePlus