Acrogeria, Gottron type
Other Names for this Disease
- Familial acrogeria
- Gottron syndrome
- Gottron syndrome. National Organization for Rare Disorders. http://www.rarediseases.org/search/rdbdetail_abstract.html?disname=Gottron%20Syndrome. Accessed 12/13/2010.
- Ahmad SM, Majeed I. Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol. 2003 May-Jun; http://www.ijdvl.com/article.asp?issn=0378-6323;year=2003;volume=69;issue=3;spage=227;epage=228;aulast=Ahmad. Accessed 12/13/2010.
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Selected Full-Text Journal Articles
Ahmad SM, Majeed I. Familial acrogeria in a brother and sister. Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol. 2003 May-Jun;69(3):227-8.
Shehzad T, Illahi N. A case of acrogeria - A rare aging syndrome. Journal of Pakistan Association of Dermatologist. 2008;18:235-237.
Blaszczyk M, Depaepe A, Nuytinck L, Glinska-Ferenz M, Jablonska S. Acrogeria of the Gottron type in a mother and son. Eur J Dermatol. 2000 Jan-Feb;10(1):36-40.