Pachyonychia congenita type 2

Common Name(s)

Pachyonychia congenita type 2

See Pachyonychia Congenita. Pachyonychia congenita Jackson Lawler type is listed incorrectly as a separate type of Pachyonychia Congenita. The former classification system of PC Type 1 and PC Type 2 has been replaced by a more correct, genetically-based classification (see McLean, Journal of Investigative Dermatology, May 2011).

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Following organizations serve the condition "Pachyonychia congenita type 2" for support, advocacy or research.

Pachyonychia Congenita Project

Our mission is to develop and deliver effective treatments for Pachyonychia Congenita patients worldwide. Activities include research grants, educational outreach programs, Int'l PC Consortium annual scientific symposium, patient support meetings held annually, an IRB-approved research registry, free genetic testing and webinars and other support services for patients, families,

Last Updated: 27 Apr 2015

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Following organizations serve the condition "Pachyonychia congenita type 2" for support, advocacy or research.

Pachyonychia Congenita Project

Our mission is to develop and deliver effective treatments for Pachyonychia Congenita patients worldwide. Activities include research grants, educational outreach programs, Int'l PC Consortium annual scientific symposium, patient support meetings held annually, an IRB-approved research registry, free genetic testing and webinars and other support services for patients, families,

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Last Updated: 27 Apr 2015

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Pachyonychia congenita type 2" returned 8 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

[Clinical and molecular findings of pachyonychia congenita type 2 (PC-2)].
 

Author(s): Francisco Cammarata-Scalisi, Ken Natsuga, Ellen Toyonaga, Wataru Nishie, Hiroshi Shimizu, Frances Stock, Melisse Milano, Pierina Petrosino, Asmiria Arenas de Sotolongo, Yoel Medina

Journal: Gac Med Mex. ;151(2):270-2.

 

Pachyonychia congenita is a group of autosomal dominant inheritance pattern disorders characterized by hypertrophic nail dystrophy There are two main clinical subtypes: type 1 and 2. Pachyonychia congenita type 2 is readily differentiated from type 1 by multiple steatocysts and/or ...

Last Updated: 7 May 2015

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Pachyonychia congenita type 2.
 

Author(s): Jayanta Kumar Das, Sujata Sengupta, Asok Gangopadhyay

Journal: Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol. ;75(3):321-2.

 

Last Updated: 14 May 2009

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A novel mutation in K6b in pachyonychia congenita type 2.
 

Author(s): Vishakha M Sharma, Sarah L Stein

Journal: J. Invest. Dermatol.. 2007 Aug;127(8):2060-2.

 

Last Updated: 16 Jul 2007

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The terms "Pachyonychia congenita type 2" returned 0 free, full-text review articles on human participants.

 
 
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