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Picture of X-Linked Ichthyosis

Picture of X-Linked Ichthyosis

X-linked ichthyosis is a genetic skin condition that affects males. Boys who have the disorder experience a brown fish-scale pattern on the skin that confers a dirty appearance.

Image Source: Color Atlas & Synopsis of Pediatric Dermatology Kay Shou-Mei Kane, Jen Bissonette Ryder, Richard Allen Johnson, Howard P. Baden, Alexander Stratigos Copyright 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies. All rights reserved.

Text Reference: National Organization for Rare Disorders: "X Linked Ichthyosis"