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A case of self-improving collodion ichthyosis associated with a rare variant of the ALOX12B gene


Collodion baby is usually a manifestation of autosomal recessive congenital ichthyosis, a heterogeneous group of congenital hyperkeratotic genodermatoses with highly variable severity and genetic background. Herein, we report a case of self-improving collodion ichthyosis, a rare subtype of autosomal recessive congenital ichthyosis, characterized by an almost-complete spontaneous resolution of symptoms.

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