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Review Articles from PubMed
Until about 20 years ago, the term lamellar ichthyosis (LI) represented all nonbullous autosomal recessive ichthyoses except for harlequin ichthyosis and ichthyosis syndromes. Since the 1980s, nonbullous autosomal recessive ichthyoses have been divided into two major clinical entities, ...
Editorials from PubMed
Research Articles from PubMed
Reliable methods for the quantitative evaluation of skin of patients with ichthyosis are critically needed. Our purpose was to evaluate the biomechanical parameters of skin in a cohort of patients with clinically diagnosed lamellar ichthyosis.
TGM1 is the most common gene responsible for lamellar ichthyosis. Previous studies have suggested that patients with lamellar ichthyosis carrying two missense mutations in TGM1 show significantly less severe phenotypes than those with at least one truncating mutation in TGM1. Here, ...