Focal facial dermal dysplasia (or congenital ectodermal dysplasia of the face) is an inherited condition characterized by congenital scarlike lesions on the temples and a wide spectrum of associated facial abnormalities. We report the case of a woman and her son with this disorder. An autosomal dominant inheritance with variable penetrance and expressivity may explain the different clinical expressions of focal facial dermal dysplasia.
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology|
|Issue number||2 II SUPPL.|
|Publication status||Published - 1991|
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