Tay or IBIDS syndrome. A case with growth and mental retardation, congenital ichthyosis and brittle hair

Acta Paediatr Scand. 1991 Dec;80(12):1241-5. doi: 10.1111/j.1651-2227.1991.tb11817.x.

Abstract

A new, Swedish case with Tay or IBIDS syndrome is presented. The boy had growth and mental retardation, congenital ichthyosis and brittle hair. He was the only child in an uncle-niece marriage. The boy suffered recurrent infections and died at the age of 3 years from pneumonia. Clinical data on 15 cases are presented from a study of the literature.

Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Abnormalities, Multiple / genetics*
  • Abnormalities, Multiple / pathology
  • Consanguinity
  • Growth Disorders / congenital
  • Growth Disorders / genetics*
  • Growth Disorders / pathology
  • Hair / abnormalities*
  • Humans
  • Ichthyosis / genetics*
  • Ichthyosis / pathology
  • Infant, Newborn
  • Intellectual Disability / genetics*
  • Intellectual Disability / pathology
  • Male
  • Pedigree