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Ectodermal Dysplasia (Aplasia Cutis Congenita) Summary

Description: A group of hereditary disorders involving tissues and structures derived from the embryonic ectoderm. They are characterized by the presence of abnormalities at birth and involvement of both the epidermis and skin appendages. They are generally nonprogressive and diffuse. Various forms exist, including anhidrotic and hidrotic dysplasias, FOCAL DERMAL HYPOPLASIA, and aplasia cutis congenita.

Also Known As: Aplasia Cutis Congenita; Ectodermal Dysplasia, Anhidrotic; Ectodermal Dysplasias; Clouston Syndrome; Ectodermal Dysplasia, Hydrotic Show All >>

Networked: 748 relevant articles (5 outcomes, 10 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Ectodermal Dysplasia

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Ectrodactyly : 2 outcomes 5 studies in 209 results : IBA
  2. Dental Implants (Dental Implant) : 1 outcome 3 studies in 24 results : IBA
  3. Biocompatible Materials (Biomaterials) : 1 outcome in 1 result : IBA
  4. Ectrodactyly-cleft lip/palate syndrome : 2 studies in 92 results : IBA
  5. Teratogens : 1 study in 3 results : IBA
  6. Adams Oliver syndrome : 43 results : IBA
  7. NF-kappa B (NF-kB) : 35 results : IBA
  8. Hypohidrotic Ectodermal Dysplasia : 33 results : IBA
  9. Hay-Wells syndrome : 29 results : IBA
  10. Rapp-Hodgkin syndrome : 23 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Ectodermal Dysplasia

  1. Cleft Lip (Harelip)
  2. Anodontia
  3. Infection
  4. Chromosome Aberrations (Chromosome Abnormalities)
  5. Cleft Palate (Palate, Cleft)
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Key Therapies for Ectodermal Dysplasia

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  1. Transplantation (Transplant Recipients) : 1 outcome in 3 results
  2. Dacryocystorhinostomy : 1 outcome in 1 result
  3. Complete Denture (Dentures, Complete) : 1 study in 5 results
  4. Prosthodontics : 24 results
  5. Prostheses and Implants (Prosthesis) : 15 results
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