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epidermolysis bullosa simplex Dowling-Meara type (DOID:0060735)
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Synonyms: EBS-gen sev; EBSDM; epidermolysis bullosa herpetiformis Dowling-Meara type; epidermolysis bullosa simplex, herpetiformis; generalized severe epidermolysis bullosa simplex
Alt IDs: OMIM:131760, ICD10CM:Q81.0, ORDO:79396
Definition: An epidermolysis bullosa simplex characterized by generalized non-scarring skin blistering that often occurs in clusters, progressive hyperkeratosis of the palms and soles, clumping of keratin filaments in basal epidermal cells and that has_material_basis_in mutation in either the KRT5 or KRT14 genes. This is the most severe of the epidermolysis bullosa simplex types and may result in neonatal or infant lethality in some cases.

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Mouse Genome Database (MGD), Gene Expression Database (GXD), Mouse Models of Human Cancer database (MMHCdb) (formerly Mouse Tumor Biology (MTB)), Gene Ontology (GO)
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