Dermatology Case Reports

ISSN - 2684-124X


Fahr Syndrome Secondary to Hypoparathyroidism with Dermatological Revelation

Benkirane S, Ziani J, Chhiti S, Douhi Z, Elloudi S, BayBay H, Mernissi FZ

Fahr syndrome is a rare anatomoclinical entity, with a polymorphic clinical presentation, skin involvement can be revealing. Vitamin D and calcium supplementation have contributed to the stabilization of the disease. Fahr’s syndrome is likewise referred to as Fahr’s disease, also referred to as idiopathic basal ganglia calcification. Fahr ailment is the mixture of encephalopathy and revolutionary calcification of the basal ganglia. Fahr's syndrome is familial and inherited, with autosomal dominant instances making up 60% of diagnoses. The gene that is accountable for Fahr syndrome has been mapped to chromosome 14. Fahr ’ s ailment is neurological sickness characterized by means of odd calcified deposits in basal ganglia and cerebral cortex. We report a case.