What is x-linked ichthyosis?

Steroid sulfatase . Deficiency.Manifests with dry, scaly skin and is due to deletions or mutations in the sts gene. Xli can also occur in the context of larger deletions causing contiguous gene syndromes. Treatment is largely aimed at alleviating the skin symptoms. Corneal opacities, cryptorchidism and mental retardation have reported.
X linked. Genetic condition skin fish like scales chromosome gene found x chromosome.