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CASE REPORT
Year : 2020  |  Volume : 21  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 138-141

Keratosis follicularis spinulosa decalvans: A dermoscopic perspective


Department of DVL, Government Medical College, Nizamabad, Telangana, India

Correspondence Address:
Sudharani Chintagunta
Plot No. #5, Jupiter Colony, Kakaguda, Kharkhana, Secunderabad, Telangana
India
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DOI: 10.4103/ijpd.IJPD_133_19

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Keratosis follicularis spinulosa decalvans (KFSD) is a rare follicular disorder characterized by widespread keratosis pilaris and progressive scarring alopecia of the scalp, eyebrows, and axillae. This condition is sometimes associated with photophobia and keratoderma. This is X-linked genodermatoses predominantly seen in males. It is unusual in females as they are carriers or have milder symptoms. Here, we report a dermoscopic perspective of this rare presentation of KFSD in an 11-year-old female.


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