Cardiofaciocutaneous (CFC) syndrome

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Abstract

An 11-year-old boy affected by mental retardation and seizures demonstrates congenital heart defect, many dysmorphic features and dry skin. His hair is sparse over the vertex with alopecia of the eyebrows and eyelashes. There are horny small papules evident in those areas. The diagnosis of cardiofaciocutaneous syndrome has been made. The relationship between cardiofaciocutaneous and Noonan syndrome is discussed.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)111-115
Number of pages5
JournalAustralasian Journal of Dermatology
Volume40
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1999

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Eyelashes
Noonan Syndrome
Eyebrows
Congenital Heart Defects
Alopecia
Intellectual Disability
Hair
Seizures
Skin
Cardiofaciocutaneous syndrome

Keywords

  • Alopecia
  • Keratosis pilaris faciei atrophicans
  • Noonan syndrome

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Dermatology

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Cardiofaciocutaneous (CFC) syndrome. / Schepis, Carmelo; Greco, Donatella; Romano, Corrado.

In: Australasian Journal of Dermatology, Vol. 40, No. 2, 1999, p. 111-115.

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