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Ichthyosis Overview

Last published 12/2012

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This fact sheet explains what ichthyosis is, the different types in the family of disorders, and how the disorders are diagnosed and treated. It describes what research the National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS) is doing to understand ichthyosis. The fact sheet also lists other resources that may be helpful.

NIH Publication No. 12–7934

Length: 3 pp.

Intended Audience:

  • General public
  • For medical & health professionals to share with patients

Quantity that can be ordered: up to 1 copy

This publication is in the public domain. It can be reproduced.

Size: 8 1/2 x 11

Language: English


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