DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Human genes for keratosis follicularis

Keratosis follicularis [DOID:2734]

Darier's disease (DAR), also known as Darier disease, Darier–White disease, Dyskeratosis follicularis and Keratosis follicularis,:523:567 is an autosomal dominant disorder discovered by French dermatologist Ferdinand-Jean Darier. Darier's is characterized by dark crusty patches on the skin, sometimes containing pus. The crusty patches are also known as keratotic papules, keratosis follicularis or dyskeratosis follicularis.

Synonyms:  keratosis follicularis,  DOID:2734,  DARIER-WHITE DISEASE,  Darier's disease,  Keratosis follicularis (disorder) ...