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Ectodermal Dysplasia

"Ectodermal Dysplasia" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

A group of hereditary disorders involving tissues and structures derived from the embryonic ectoderm. They are characterized by the presence of abnormalities at birth and involvement of both the epidermis and skin appendages. They are generally nonprogressive and diffuse. Various forms exist, including anhidrotic and hidrotic dysplasias, FOCAL DERMAL HYPOPLASIA, and aplasia cutis congenita.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Ectodermal Dysplasia" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Ectodermal Dysplasia" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 65 publications over 24 distinct years, with a maximum of 8 publications in 2016
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