Naegeli syndrome

How is Naegeli syndrome diagnosed?

In most cases of Naegeli syndrome, a diagnosis is made based on the typical clinical features of this condition. The diagnosis may be confirmed by genetic testing of the KRT14 gene.

Last updated on 05-01-20

How might Naegeli syndrome be treated?

Treatment for Naegeli syndrome is based on an individual's symptoms. Dry skin can be moisturized with creams. Exposure to heat should be limited. To avoid overheating, affected individuals should stay hydrated, wear appropriate clothing, and use wet dressings. Dental care is needed to treat cavities and tooth loss.

Last updated on 05-01-20

Name: National Foundation for Ectodermal Dysplasias 6 Executive Drive Suite 2
Fairview Heights, IL, 62258-1360, United States
Phone: +1-618-566-2020 Fax : +1-618-566-4718 Email: info@nfed.org Url: https://www.nfed.org/
Name: The Ectodermal Dysplasia Society Unit 1 Maida Vale Business Centre Leckhampton
Cheltenham Gloucestershire GL53 7ER
United Kingdom
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