Document Detail

Apert's syndrome (acrocephalosyndactyly) in a patient with hyperhidrosis.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  8261804     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Apert's syndrome, also known as acrocephalosyndactyly, is a rare type of premature craniofacial synostosis characterized by the clinical triad of cranial and facial malformations along with syndactyly of the hands and feet. Acne vulgaris involving atypical sites such as the upper extremities constitutes the dermatologic hallmark of this rare genodermatosis. We report a patient who demonstrates the classic findings of Apert's syndrome. Our patient also presented with severe hyperhidrosis, which may represent a new clinical finding not previously reported in association with this syndrome.
M S Cohn; M J Mahon
Related Documents :
22815034 - Aicardi syndrome.
9111874 - Hyper-ige syndrome. presentation of three cases.
20727534 - Cyclophosphamide for rapid-onset obesity, hypothalamic dysfunction, hypoventilation, an...
19555404 - Parry-romberg syndrome and rasmussen encephalitis: possible association. clinical and n...
1061484 - Treatment of pre-eclampsia and eclampsia as a hypoperfusion syndrome.
1860254 - Acrodysostosis in two generations: an autosomal dominant syndrome.
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Cutis     Volume:  52     ISSN:  0011-4162     ISO Abbreviation:  Cutis     Publication Date:  1993 Oct 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1994-01-26     Completed Date:  1994-01-26     Revised Date:  2013-09-12    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0006440     Medline TA:  Cutis     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  205-8     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Dermatology, Pontiac Osteopathic Hospital, Michigan.
Export Citation:
APA/MLA Format     Download EndNote     Download BibTex
MeSH Terms
Acrocephalosyndactylia / complications*,  pathology
Hyperhidrosis / complications*,  pathology

From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine

Previous Document:  Transfusion and surgery.
Next Document:  Tinea nigra: treatment with topical ketoconazole.