Dermatologic Manifestations of Menkes Kinky Hair Disease Differential Diagnoses

Updated: Jun 25, 2018
  • Author: Suguru Imaeda, MD; Chief Editor: William D James, MD  more...
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Diagnostic Considerations

Also consider the following:

  • Child abuse (based on skeletal radiographic findings)
  • Argininosuccinic aciduria
  • Björnstad syndrome
  • Crandall syndrome
  • Salti-Salem syndrome
  • Tay syndrome
  • Conradi-Hünermann chondrodysplasia punctata
  • Bazex syndrome
  • Citrullinemia
  • Hypohidrotic ectodermal dysplasia
  • Ankyloblepharon-ectodermal defects - Cleft lip and/or palate
  • Salamon syndrome
  • Arthrogryposis and ectodermal dysplasia
  • Ectodermal dysplasia with syndactyly
  • Tricho-odontonychial dysplasia with pili torti
  • Pili torti and enamel hypoplasia

Differential Diagnoses