Lamellar Icthyosis: A Clinical Dilemma

Lamellar Icthyosis

  • Amar Verma Professor, Department of Paediatrics & Neonatology, Rajendra Institute of Medical Sciences.
  • Rani Manisha Junior Resident (Academic), Rajendra Institute of Medical Sciences.
  • R. K. Narayan Senior Resident, All India Institute of Medical Sciences.
Keywords: Lamellar Icthyosis, Respiratory Distress, Ectropion, Epiphora


Congenital Autosomal recessive ichthyosis is a heterogenous group of disorders that are present at birth with generalized involvement of skin and lack of other organ systems. This case report presents involvement of respiratory system and its management with outcome in a rather uncommon presentation of lamellar icthyosis.

How to Cite
Verma, A., Manisha, R., & Narayan, R. K. (2018). Lamellar Icthyosis: A Clinical Dilemma. Asian Journal of Clinical Pediatrics and Neonatology, 6(2), 4-6.