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Khatri M L, Shafi M. Netherton's Syndrome. Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 1989;55:135-136
AbstractA 6 year old Libyan boy had diffuse erythema at birth and later developed pruritic, maculo-papular, papular, circinat c, double-edge, scaly lesions, suggestive of ichthyosis linearis circumflexa (ILC).Hisscalp hair were brittle and sparse with partial patchy alopecia, showing change of trichorrhexis invaginata, these -associations being characteristic of Netherton's syndrome. The boy had slightly stunted growth; a feature which has not been recorded in previously reported cases.