Kyrle’s disease (KD): “An Update with review of literature” A Spongebob Skin pores simulation

Dr. UwaisRiazUlHasan* M.Med, Dr. Khathija Hasan M.Med, Dr. Victor Effiong Obong M.B.B.Ch, MWACS, Dr. Okorie Christian Chima M.B.BCh, FWACS, FMCS, Dr. Abdul Aziz Al Nami M.B.B.S, Dr. Abdullah Abdulmonem AlZarra M.B.B.S, Dr. Hassan A Al Wtayyan M.B.B.S, Dr. Ali Ibrahim AlShaqaqiq M.B.B.S, Dr. Mohammad AbdulMajeed Alghadeer M.B.B.S, Dr. ShehlaRiazUlHasan Phd, Dr. Moath AbdulAziz AlMasoud2 M.D, Dr. Noura Al Dossary1

1Department of General Surgery, Al Omran General Hospital, Al Hassa, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. 2Head of department, 1Hospital Director Al Omran General Hospital.

Kyrle’s disease (KD) is a Chronic skin condition first described by Austrian pathologist Josef Kyrle in 1916. Kyrle referred to this condition as hyperkeratosis follicularis & parafollicularis in cutem penetrans. These diseases are characterized by the phenomenon of transepidermal elimination of denatured dermis an acquired form of perforating dermatosis [14]. It is characterized by keratotic crater plugs that develop in hair follicles penetrating the epidermis and extending into the dermis [4]. This trans epithelial migration and elimination of proteinaceous components is associated with systemic disorders like renal, liver diseases, chronic heart failure and diabetes mellitus. We present two case scenarios of a young Males with multiple chronic papular eruptions along with a review of literature for Kyrle’s disease (KD).

Keywords: Kyrle’s disease (KD), metabolic disease, perforating dermatoses, primary disorder

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UwaisRiazUlHasan, Khathija Hasan, Victor Effiong Obong, Okorie Christian Chima, Abdul Aziz Al Nami, Abdullah Abdulmonem AlZarra, Hassan A Al Wtayyan, Ali Ibrahim AlShaqaqiq, Mohammad AbdulMajeed Alghadeer, ShehlaRiazUlHasan, Moath AbdulAziz AlMasoud, Noura Al Dossary. Kyrle’s disease (KD): “An Update with review of literature” A Spongebob Skin pores simulation.American Journal of Surgical Research and Reviews, 2021; 4:25. DOI:10.28933/ajsrr-2021-06-0105


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