Indian Journal of Dermatology
CASE REPORT
Year
: 2016  |  Volume : 61  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 196--199

Pachyonychia congenita Type 1: Case report and review of the literature


Praveen Kumar Rathore1, Varun Khullar1, Anupam Das2 
1 Department of Dermatology, Rohilkhand Medical College and Hospital, Bareilly, Uttar Pradesh, India
2 Department of Dermatology, KPC Medical College and Hospital, Kolkata, West Bengal, India

Correspondence Address:
Anupam Das
“Prerana” 19, Phoolbagan, Kolkata - 700 086, West Bengal
India

The case of an 8-year-old boy is hereby reported, who presented with nail dystrophy, subungual hyperkeratosis, oral leukokeratosis, and numerous follicular papules all over the body. The features were consistent with a diagnosis of pachyonychia congenita type 1. The case is being reported for its rarity. We also discuss in a nutshell, the literature till date.


How to cite this article:
Rathore PK, Khullar V, Das A. Pachyonychia congenita Type 1: Case report and review of the literature.Indian J Dermatol 2016;61:196-199


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Rathore PK, Khullar V, Das A. Pachyonychia congenita Type 1: Case report and review of the literature. Indian J Dermatol [serial online] 2016 [cited 2022 May 25 ];61:196-199
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