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Ichthyosis, X-Linked

Chronic form of ichthyosis that is inherited as a sex-linked recessive trait carried on the X-chromosome and transmitted to the male offspring. It is characterized by severe scaling, especially on the extremities, and is associated with steroid sulfatase deficiency.

Year introduced: 1991

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Tree Number(s): C16.131.831.512.420, C16.320.322.241, C16.320.565.925.400, C16.320.850.408, C16.614.492.420, C17.800.428.333.420, C17.800.804.512.420, C17.800.827.408, C18.452.648.925.400

MeSH Unique ID: D016114

Entry Terms:

  • Ichthyoses, X-Linked
  • Ichthyosis, X Linked
  • Ichthyosis, Sex-Linked
  • Ichthyoses, Sex-Linked
  • Ichthyosis, Sex Linked
  • Placental Steroid Sulfatase Deficiency
  • Steroid Sulfatase Deficiency
  • Deficiencies, Steroid Sulfatase
  • Deficiency, Steroid Sulfatase
  • Steroid Sulfatase Deficiencies
  • Sulfatase Deficiencies, Steroid
  • Sulfatase Deficiency, Steroid
  • Steroid Sulfatase Deficiency Disease

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