A radiologic sign of epidermolytic hyperkeratosis.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

The radiologic finding of innumerable fine ridges in the outer soft tissues of a patient with severe generalized epidermolytic hyperkeratosis is presented as a sign of the disease. The radiodensity results from the density of keratin and low water content in the scales of epidermolytic hyperkeratosis.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Levy, SB; Goldsmith, LA

Published Date

  • May 1, 1977

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 19 / 5

Start / End Page

  • 673 - 675

PubMed ID

  • 862428

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0011-4162


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States