June 1985

Keratitis, Ichthyosis, and Deafness Syndrome With Glycogen Storage

Author Affiliations

From the IInd Department of Dermatology (Drs Jurecka, Aberer, and Mainitz) and the Pediatric Department (Dr Jürgensen), University of Vienna.

Arch Dermatol. 1985;121(6):799-801. doi:10.1001/archderm.1985.01660060113034

• Electron microscopy performed in a young girl suffering from keratitis, ichthyosis, and deafness syndrome showed pathologic storage of glycogen in various types of tissues. This finding may be interpreted as evidence of an underlying inborn error of metabolism.

(Arch Dermatol 1985;121:799-801)