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Image of the Week: A rare dermatologic finding

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  • Naegeli-Franceschetti-Jadassohn-syndrome-CA0715IoW

This patient presents with a 20-year history of absent dermatoglyphs (fingerprints). The second digit on the left hand also has a koilonychial appearance.

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This patient has Naegeli-Franceschetti-Jadassohn syndrome, an extremely rare type 14 keratin mutation. The condition is characterized by absent dermatoglyphs, nail dystrophy, and palmoplantar keratoderma.View this image on Figure 1 to find out.

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This patient has Naegeli-Franceschetti-Jadassohn syndrome, an extremely rare type 14 keratin mutation. The condition is characterized by absent dermatoglyphs, nail dystrophy, and palmoplantar keratoderma.

View this image on Figure 1 to find out.

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