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Scaly Skin

In this Medical Edge segment we hear from Mayo Clinic Dematologist, Dr. Dawn Davis about a conditions called Epidermolytic Hyperkeratosis. To listen, click the link below. Scaly Skin

Scaly Skin

Imagine being afraid to pick up your child because any pressure on her skin could cause blisters and pain. That’s a reality for the little girl you’re about to meet. She has a genetic condition called epidermolytic hyperkeratosis. Her skin looks scaly and tough, but it is so sensitive even clothing hurts.