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Keratosis Follicularis Spinulosa Decalvans

  • Tor Shwayder
  • Samantha L. Schneider
  • Devika Icecreamwala
  • Marla N. Jahnke
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Abstract

Keratosis follicularis spinulosa decalvans (KFSD) is a genetic disorder within the family of keratosis pilaris atrophicans. It is most commonly inherited as an x-linked recessive mutation in MBTPS2 [1].

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Tor Shwayder
    • 1
  • Samantha L. Schneider
    • 2
  • Devika Icecreamwala
    • 3
  • Marla N. Jahnke
    • 2
  1. 1.Pediatric DermatologyHenry Ford HospitalDetroitUSA
  2. 2.Department of DermatologyHenry Ford HospitalDetroitUSA
  3. 3.Icecreamwala DermatologyBerkeleyUSA

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