CASE REPORT
Year : 2015  |  Volume : 23  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 65-66

Lamellar ichthyosis with bilateral ectropion


1 Department of Paediatrics, Uttar Pradesh Rural Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, Saifai, Etawah, Uttar Pradesh, India
2 Department of Ophthalmology, Uttar Pradesh Rural Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, Saifai, Etawah, Uttar Pradesh, India

Correspondence Address:
Vaibhav Kumar Jain
Department of Ophthalmology, Uttar Pradesh Rural Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, Saifai, Etawah - 206 130, Uttar Pradesh
India
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DOI: 10.4103/0189-9171.170996

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Lamellar ichthyosis is a rare congenital disorder with ocular manifestation resulting from the cicatrization of anterior lamella of eyelids. Early diagnosis and management of ectropion can prevent the most severe complications such as severe dry eyes, corneal perforation, and possible loss of the eye. This case report highlights a case of lamellar ichthyosis with mild ectropion which was managed conservatively.


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