An 8-year-old boy with lamellar ichthyosis had bilateral cicatricial ectropion
of the lower eyelids. His entire body was affected including the palms and soles. Post auricular grafts were successfully used to repair the ectropion. Of the four categories of ichthyosis, the lamellar type is associated with the presence of ectropion and the resultant exposure keratitis.
Shindle RD, Leone CR. Cicatricial Ectropion Associated With Lamellar Ichthyosis. Arch Ophthalmol. 1973;89(1):62–64. doi:10.1001/archopht.1973.01000040064015
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