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last update : 06-07-2011
Symbol HTC2
Location Xq24-q27.1
HGNC id 5278
Name hypertrichosis, congenital, generalized 2
Corresponding gene SOX3
Other symbol(s) CGH, HCG
Main clinical features
  • X-linked dominant form of congenital generalized hypertrichosis
  • males were more severely affected than females and affected females showed asymmetric, somewhat patchy hirsutism
  • Genetic determination sex linked
    Function/system disorder dermatology
    Type disease