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Ambras syndrome

Oct 23rd, 2014 - Ambras syndrome is a very rare type of hypertrichosis lanuginosa congenita, a congenital skin disease characterized by excessive hair growth on the entire body, with the exception of the palms, soles, and mucous membranes. Individuals with Ambras ...

A position effect on TRPS1 is associated with Ambras syndrome in humans and the Koala p...
Human Molecular Genetics; Fantauzzo KA, Tadin-Strapps M et. al.

Aug 21st, 2008 - Ambras syndrome (AS) is a rare form of congenital hypertrichosis with excessive hair on the shoulders, face and ears. Cytogenetic studies have previously implicated an association with rearrangements of chromosome 8. Here we define an 11.5 Mb cand...

A hairy development in hypertrichosis: a brief review of Ambras syndrome.
Dermatology Online Journal; Rashid RM, White LE

Mar 11th, 2008 - Ambras syndrome was described less than 20 years ago. The initial report focused on the subtle, but important distinguishing characteristics that separate this from other forms of congenital hypertrichosis. This review, we examine this fascinating...

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