Int J Womens Dermatol 2015 Aug 20;1(3):136-139. Epub 2015 Aug 20.
Department of Otorhinolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Amiralam Hospital, Tehran, Iran.
De Sanctis-Cacchione (DSC) syndrome is one of the rarest, most severe forms of xeroderma pigmentosum (XP). These patients with XP are of short stature, have mental disabilities, and develop progressive neurologic degeneration because of a severe inability to repair damaged DNA. Herein, we will present the case of a 9-year-old boy who had DSC syndrome with microcephaly, severe psychomotor retardation, ataxia, and hearing loss. Read More