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Scaly Skin Condition-Mayo Clinic

Posted by @MakalaJohnson in Skin Health, Jul 6, 2011

Imagine being afraid to pick up your child because any pressure on her skin could cause blisters and pain. That's a reality for the little girl you're about to meet. She has a genetic condition called epidermolytic hyperkeratosis. Her skin looks scaly and tough, but it is so sensitive even clothing hurts.

Tags: tech, skin, Matthew Clark PhD, Medical Edge, Scaly Skin

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