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The following Conditions are related to Hearing impairment

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  • Ichthyosiform erythroderma with leukocyte vacuolation

    A hereditary skin condition known as epidermolysis ichthyosis (EI) is distinguished by different degrees of blistering and subsequent reactive scaling of the skin. Mid-epidermal splitting and hyperkeratosis, often known as epidermolytic hyperkeratosis, are present in the underlying histology (EHK). The symptoms might range from minor burning upon friction to severe erosions or widespread warty scaling, depending on the kind of  Read More

  • Keratitis ichthyosis deafness syndrome

    Keratitis ichthyosis deafness (KID) syndrome is a rare, genetic, multi-system disorder. It is characterized by defects of the surface of the corneas (keratitis), red, rough thickened plaques of skin (erythrokeratoderma) and sensorineural deafness or severe hearing impairment. The skin on the palms of the hands and soles of the feet and the nails may be affected. KID syndrome belongs to a group of skin disorders marked by dry, scaly skin known  Read More