[Hyperkeratosis lenticularis perstans (Flegel's disease) - a complex disorder of epidermal differentiation with good response to a synthetic vitamin D3 derivate]

D Metze, D Lübke, T Luger
Der Hautarzt; Zeitschrift Für Dermatologie, Venerologie, und Verwandte Gebiete 2000, 51 (1): 31-5
Hyperkeratosis lenticularis perstans (Flegel's disease) is a rare but clinically and histologically highly characteristic genodermatosis. We report on new immunohistochemical and ultrastructural findings suggesting a complex disorder of epidermal differentiation. In this context, a good response to calcipotriol, a synthetic vitamin D3 derivative is of particular interest.

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