About Autosomal Recessive Congenital Ichthyosis

Autosomal Recessive Congenital Ichthyosis, also known as lamellar ichthyosis, is related to ichthyosis, congenital, autosomal recessive 1 and ichthyosis, congenital, autosomal recessive 2. An important gene associated with Autosomal Recessive Congenital Ichthyosis is ALOX12B (Arachidonate 12-Lipoxygenase, 12R Type), and among its related pathways/superpathways are Keratinization and Prostaglandin 2 biosynthesis and metabolism FM. The drugs Bezafibrate and Ustekinumab have been mentioned in the context of this disorder. Affiliated tissues include skin, eye and subthalamic nucleus, and related phenotypes are ichthyosis and abnormality of the nail

Major Symptoms of Autosomal Recessive Congenital Ichthyosis

Autosomal recessive congenital ichthyosis is a genetic disorder that primarily affects the skin, causing severe scaling and dryness. The main symptoms include recurrent dry skin, itchy red skin, and scaling on the scalp, face, and other areas with high oil production. The condition is usually inherited from one's parents, and it can be exacerbated by certain factors such as stress, certain medications, or exposure to certain environmental elements. In most cases, the condition does not cause any significant long-term health problems, but it can be cosmetically affecting and may cause psychological trauma due to the discomfort it causes.

Suitable Lifestyle for People with Autosomal Recessive Congenital Ichthyosis

Suitable lifestyle options for people with Autosomal recessive congenital ichthyosis include:

1. Avoid direct sunlight: The skin of patients with this disease is easily irritated by sunlight, causing skin inflammation and itching, so they should avoid direct sunlight, especially in hot summer.

2. Pay attention to skin care: Patients need to use mild facial cleansers and moisturizing creams to clean the skin, and avoid using skin care products containing irritating ingredients. Additionally, you should exfoliate regularly to keep your skin smooth.

3. Eat a balanced diet: Patients need to take in enough vitamin A, vitamin D and vitamin E, which are beneficial to skin health. At the same time, foods high in fat, sugar, and salt should be avoided to avoid aggravating skin symptoms.

4. Maintain indoor ventilation: Patients need to maintain indoor ventilation to reduce indoor dust and pollutants that may cause skin irritation.

5. Avoid contact with allergens: Patients need to avoid contact with allergens, such as pet dander, pollen, etc. , to reduce the occurrence of skin symptoms.

6. Seek medical treatment regularly: Patients need to seek medical treatment regularly to diagnose and treat skin symptoms promptly and avoid worsening of the condition.

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