Papillon-Lefevre syndrome was ruled out by a dermatologist with experience in this condition on the basis that our patient presented with no dermatological signs of this condition and had normal neutrophil function tests.
What does PALS stand for?
PALS stands for Papillon-Lefevre Syndrome
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- Penwith Artist-Led Projects (UK)
- Philippine Association of Law Professors (Quezon City, Philippines)
- Poznanska Akademicka Liga Pilkarska (Polish football league)
- Prescription Access Litigation Project
- Proline-Alanine-Leucine-Proline (biochemistry)
- Pakistan Air Line Pilots' Association (Clifton, Karachi, Pakistan)
- Psycholinguistic Assessments of Language Processing in Aphasia (book; Kay, Coltheart and Lessner)
- Pennsylvania Adult Literacy Practitioner Inquiry Network
- Precision Approach & Landing Radar
- PACOM Academic Library Steering (Committee)
- Parenting and Life Skills (various organizations)
- Partnering and Leadership Success (National Credit Union Administration)
- Partners and Alliances Linking Schools
- Partners in Active Learning Support (mentoring program; Future Farmers of America)
- Partnership, Acceptance, Learning and Sharing (Australian Department of Indigenous Affairs initiative)
- Passaic County Library System (New Jersey)
- Patient Advice and Liaison Services (UK)
- Patriot Automated Logistics System
- Peace and Love in Schools (national charity in Jamaica)
- PEC Alumni Society (PEC = Punjab Engineering College; India)
Samples in periodicals archive:
Differential diagnosis may include hypocalcified form of amelogenesis imperfecta, congenital erythropoietic porphyria, Kostmann's condition (conditions leading to early tooth loss), cyclic neutropenia, Chediak-Hegashi syndrome, histiocytosis X, Papillon-Lefevre syndrome, tetracycline discoloration and staining of the teeth, vitamin D-dependent and vitamin D-rickets.
The list includes diabetes, chronic or cyclical loss of white blood cells, Papillon-Lefevre syndrome, Down syndrome, scurvy, dentin dysplasia, regional odontodysplasia, Langerhans cell disease, leukemia, AIDS and hypophosphatasia.
Abstract: Aim: The aim of this article is to present a review of the most current literature regarding the aetiology of the periodontal disease that occurs in patients with Papillon-Lefevre syndrome (PLS).