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Disease Leukokeratosis, Hereditary Mucosal

Name Leukokeratosis, Hereditary Mucosal
Synonyms Hereditary Mucosal Leukokeratoses | Hereditary Mucosal Leukokeratosis | Leukokeratoses, Hereditary Mucosal | LEUKOKERATOSIS, HEREDITARY MUCOSAL | Mucosal Leukokeratoses, Hereditary | Mucosal Leukokeratosis, Hereditary | WHITE SPONGE NEVUS 1 | White Sponge Nevus of Cannon | WSN1
Definition An autosomal dominant disorder that is manifested by thickened spongiform ORAL MUCOSA with a white opalescent tint. Other MUCOSAL TISSUE may also be involved mucosa found in the VAGINA; RECTUM, and NASAL CAVITY may be similarly involved. This form of LEUKOKERATOSIS can be caused by a mutation in the gene for KERATIN 4 and is not considered a PRENEOPLASTIC CONDITION.
Categories Genetic disease (inborn) | Skin disease
MeSH® ID D053529
OMIM® ID 193900
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1. DiseasesCongenital, Hereditary, and Neonatal Diseases and Abnormalities Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Genetic Diseases, Inborn Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Skin Diseases, Genetic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Leukokeratosis, Hereditary Mucosal Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesSkin and Connective Tissue Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Skin Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Skin Diseases, Genetic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Leukokeratosis, Hereditary Mucosal Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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