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Alternate Names : Fish Scale Disease
Ichthyosis | Symptoms & Signs | Diagnosis & Tests | Prevention & Expectations | Treatment & Monitoring
The diagnosis of ichthyosis is made primarily on the appearance of the skin. A family history of similar skin dryness may also be a key to diagnosing the condition.
Ichthyosis: Symptoms & Signs
Ichthyosis: Prevention & Expectations
Author: Lynn West, MD Reviewer: Gail Hendrickson, RN, BS Date Reviewed: 07/13/01