COLLODION BABY

Iftikhar Ahmad

Abstract


This 7 years old male child is a case of collodion baby who goes to school. He is having high hypermetropia with esotropia and bilateral lower lid ectropions. He has got a younger sister of four years age with similar problem whereas another brother is quite normal. His parents are first cousins to each other, showing genetic predilection of this un-common congenital disorder. He needs regular skin massage with Vaseline thrice a day. Such patients are more prone to dehydration and infections.

Keywords


Collodion

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.46903/gjms/17.01.2012

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