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Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology
Volume 4, n° 5
pages 556-560 (mai 1981)
Doi : 10.1016/S0190-9622(81)70056-2
Clinical and laboratory study

Acute urinary tract obstruction in dyskeratosis congenita

Thomas G. Olsen, M.D. 1, , Gary L. Peck, M.D. 1, Robert H. Lovegrove, M.D. 1
a New Haven, CT, USA 
b Bethesda, MD, USA 
c Stamford, CT, USA 

*Reprint requests to: Dr. Thomas G. Olsen, Yale University School of Medicine, Department of Dermatology, 333 Cedar St., New Haven, CT 06510.

Dyskeratosis congenita is a multisystem disease affecting internal organs as well as the skin, nails, and mucous membranes. Tumors of the skin, tongue, cervix, and esophagus may develop in the disease. In this report we describe acute urinary retention that developed due to congenital meatal atresia and small foci of white plaques constricting the urethral meatus in a 27-year-old man with dyskeratosis congenita.

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1  From Yale University School of Medicine and the National Institutes of Health.

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