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Dipeshover 4 years ago
Harlequin Icthyosis

Harlequin Icthyosis

Harlequin type Icthyosis is a genetic disorder which causes thickened skin all over the body. There is a diamond shaped thick plates separated by cracks.It also affects the skin overlying ear ,eye ,nose.It causes difficulty in movement of arms and chest .These fall of over the few weeks but there are lot of complications so prognosis is worse! There is incidence of 1 in 3,00,000 births. The first case was reported in 1750.

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over 4 years ago

All babies die from this? Or some have survived?

over 4 years ago

Collodian baby

over 4 years ago

That poor baby!!😢😢

over 4 years ago

Yes! I saw a documentary of several survivors. Two different families with 2 children each with this awful disease! Also one girl on FB that leads a very normal life

over 4 years ago

Https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=5k6V9eNStJI&app=m&persist_app=1 This is the url I copied from documental on these children. I hope it works!!!!

over 4 years ago

If that doesn’t work I went back and had another look. Barcroft TV. DOCS_ The Girls With Too Much Skin / Our Lives - YouTube. That’s all the info I can give you-mainly because I don’t know what I’m doing! 😭

over 4 years ago

Except skin...ix he normal

over 4 years ago

Ix his brain working normally...

over 4 years ago

Poor kid is Resting in Peace

over 2 years ago

1:1.000.000