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Dyschromatosis universalis hereditaria

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Dyschromatosis universalis hereditaria

Dyschromatosis universalis hereditaria
Classification and external resources
OMIM 127500
DiseasesDB 32816

Dyschromatosis universalis hereditaria is a rare genodermatosis characterized by reticulate hyper- and hypo- pigmentated macules in a generalized distribution.[1]:856

Both autosomal dominant and recessive inheritance have been reported with the disorder.[2]

External links

  • Dyschromatosis universalis hereditaria: Two cases, Dermatology Online Journal.


  1. ^ James, William; Berger, Timothy; Elston, Dirk (2005). Andrews' Diseases of the Skin: Clinical Dermatology. (10th ed.). Saunders. ISBN 0-7216-2921-0.
  2. ^ Stuhrmann M, Hennies HC, Bukhari IA, Brakensiek K, Nürnberg G, Becker C, Huebener J, Miranda MC, Frye-Boukhriss H, Knothe S, Schmidtke J, El-Harith EH (June 2008). "Dyschromatosis universalis hereditaria: evidence for autosomal recessive inheritance and identification of a new locus on chromosome 12q21-q23". Clinical genetics 73 (6): 566–572.  

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