Indian Journal of Paediatric Dermatology

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2014  |  Volume : 15  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 137--139

Pachyonychia congenita type-1 (Jadassohn-Lewandowsky syndrome)


Sanjay N Agrawal, Yoganand A Kulkarni, Subodh D Jane, Yogeshree R Deshmukh 
 Department of Dermatology, Dr. Panjabrao Deshmukh Memorial Medical College, Amravati, Maharashtra, India

Correspondence Address:
Subodh D Jane
«DQ»Padma Smruti«DQ» Rukhmini Nagar, Main Road, Near Bank of Maharashtra, Amravati - 444 606, Maharashtra
India

Pachyonychia congenita (PC) is a rare genodermatosis characterized by hypertrophic nail changes and nail dystrophy. A 17-year-old male presented with thickened, yellowish brown discoloration of all the nails and multiple hyperkeratotic papules over his chest. Patient«SQ»s younger sister also had similar nail and skin lesions since childhood. Presence of characteristic clinical features led to a diagnosis of a rare condition of PC type-1.


How to cite this article:
Agrawal SN, Kulkarni YA, Jane SD, Deshmukh YR. Pachyonychia congenita type-1 (Jadassohn-Lewandowsky syndrome).Indian J Paediatr Dermatol 2014;15:137-139


How to cite this URL:
Agrawal SN, Kulkarni YA, Jane SD, Deshmukh YR. Pachyonychia congenita type-1 (Jadassohn-Lewandowsky syndrome). Indian J Paediatr Dermatol [serial online] 2014 [cited 2020 Oct 22 ];15:137-139
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