Xeroderma Pigmentosum in the UK

  • Hiva FassihiEmail author
  • Isabel Garrood
  • Natalie Chandler
  • Shehla Mohammed
  • Alan R. Lehmann
  • Robert Sarkany


The xeroderma pigmentosum (XP) population in the UK is around 100 patients. Since 2010, their medical care has been provided by a single national multidisciplinary clinical service, which cares for patients of all ages.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Hiva Fassihi
    • 1
    Email author
  • Isabel Garrood
    • 1
  • Natalie Chandler
    • 2
  • Shehla Mohammed
    • 2
  • Alan R. Lehmann
    • 3
  • Robert Sarkany
    • 1
  1. 1.National Xeroderma Pigmentosum Service, St John’s Institute of Dermatology, Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation TrustLondonUK
  2. 2.Genetics Department, 5th Floor Tower Wing, Guy’s HospitalLondonUK
  3. 3.Genome Damage and Stability Centre, University of SussexBrightonUK

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