Psoriasis in Monozygotic Twins
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Nigam P, Mukhija R D. Psoriasis in Monozygotic Twins. Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 1985;51:236-237
AbstractA pair of monozygotic developed a similar pattern of psoriatic lesions in of the distribution of lesions and the time of onset of the disease, in spite of living in different living conditions. This suggests a strong influence of genetic factors. Clinically, one had guttate psoriasis and the other, the nummular psoriasis. The - possible mode of inheritance is autosomal recessive trait.