ichthyosis congenita

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ichthyosis congenita

[‚ik·thē′ō·səs kən′jen·əd·ə]
(medicine)
A severe form of ichthyosis characterized by cracked, thickened skin and mucous membranes.
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Food and Drug Administration to initiate a Phase 1/2, first in-human trial of KB105, an HSV-1 based gene therapy engineered to deliver a human transglutaminase-1 gene to patients with TGM1-deficient autosomal recessive congenital ichthyosis. TGM1-deficient ARCI is a debilitating rare skin disease characterized by excessive, thick scaling of the skin and causing multiple chronic health conditions.
For autosomal recessive congenital ichthyosis and harlequin ichthyosis, molecular analyses of TGM1, NIPAL4 and ABCA12 genes were all normal.
Autosomal Recessive Congenital Ichthyosis. In: Pagon RA, Adam MP, Bird TD, Dolan CR, Fong CT, Stephens K, editors.
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