Haim–Munk syndrome

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Haim–Munk syndrome
Classification and external resources
Specialty medical genetics
ICD-10 Q82.8
OMIM 245010

Haim–Munk syndrome (also known as "Palmoplantar keratoderma with periodontitis and arachnodactyly and acro-osteolysis"[1]) is a cutaneous condition caused by a mutation in the Cathepsin C gene.[1] It was named after Dr. Salim Haim and Dr. Munk.[2] l

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  1. ^ a b Rapini, Ronald P.; Bolognia, Jean L.; Jorizzo, Joseph L. (2007). Dermatology: 2-Volume Set. St. Louis: Mosby. ISBN 1-4160-2999-0. 
  2. ^ Al Aboud, Khalid; Al Aboud Daifullah (2011). "Salim Haim and the syndrome that bears his name". Dermatol. Online J. United States. 17 (8): 15. PMID 21906495.