ANHIDROTIC ECTODERMAL DYSPLASIA PRESENTING AS ATROPHIC RHINITIS - A CASE REPORT
Dr. Pooja Thakur*, Dr. Dilip Awasya and Dr. V. K. Poorey
Anhidrotic ectodermal dysplasia, also known as Christ-Siemens-Tourine Syndrome is a X-linked recessive disorder characterised by the faulty development of the ectodermal structure, resulting in most notably anhydrosis/hypohydrosis, hypotrichosis and hypodontia. An interesting case of anhidrotic ectodermal dysplasia which came with Atrophic rhinitis, epistaxis, headache and nasal myiasis is presented.
Keywords: Anhidrotic Ectodermal dysplasia, hypohidrotic ectodermal dysplasia, X-linked recessive, Atrophic rhinitis.
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