Rickets in a 4-year-old child with lamellar ichthyosis.
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Litaiem N., Jones M., El Khalifa J., Fazaa B. 2013. Rickets in a 4-year-old child with lamellar ichthyosis. Eur. J. Pediat. Dermatol. 23 (2):71-74.
AbstractA 4-year-old child presented with generalized hyperkeratosis and bone deformity. On the basis of the clinical and biochemical findings, he was diagnosed as a case of lamellar ichthyosis with rickets. He was treated with vitamin D3 and calcium supplements. Nutritional rickets has been reported in children with various types of ichthyosis like lamellar and X-linked types. We report this case of lamellar ichthyosis with rickets for its rarity.
Ichthyosis, Rickets, vitamin D