Keratosis follicularis

Keratosis follicularis: Darier disease (DD) is a keratinization disorder characterized by the development of keratotic papules in seborrheic areas and specific nail anomalies.1

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Keratosis follicularis: See Darier disease

Source: GHR2

Symptoms of Keratosis follicularis

Clinical features

Imported from Human Phenotype Ontology (HPO)

Source: GTR (NCBI/NIH)3

Genetics of Keratosis follicularis

Modes of inheritance

Autosomal dominant inheritance (OMIM, Orphanet)

Autosomal dominant inheritance (HPO)

Source: GTR (NCBI/NIH)4

Names and Terminology for Keratosis follicularis


Darier Disease ; Darier's disease ; Darier-White Disease

Source: GTR (NCBI/NIH)5

Synonyms and Related Terms

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  1. Source: Monarch Initiative
  2. Source: Genetics Home Reference (GHR), National Library of Medicine (NLM), NIH
  3. Source: GTR (NCBI/NIH): gtr/ conditions/ C0022595/ 
  4. ibid.
  5. ibid.
  6. Source: Disease Ontology
  7. ibid.
  8. Source: Monarch Initiative
  9. [from HPO]
  10. Source: GTR (NCBI/NIH): gtr/ conditions/ CN000226/ 
  11. [from HPO]
  12. Source: GTR (NCBI/NIH): gtr/ conditions/ CN167529/ 
  13. Source: MedLinePlus (NIH): naildiseases.html
  14. Source: GHR (NLM/NIH): condition/ darier-disease
  15. [from HPO]
  16. Source: GTR (NCBI/NIH): gtr/ conditions/ CN117757/ 
  17. Source: GARD (NIH): diseases/ 6829/ keratosis-follicularis-spinulosa-decalvans
  18. Source: RDCRN (NCATS/NIH): cms/ bvmc/ Learn-More/ Glossary

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