Image Based Question – 67329

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A 6 year old child was brought to the clinic because his parents were concerned with excessive lesions and blistering in the facial and neck area.The parents noted that the lesions did not go away with typical ointments and often become worse when the child was exposed to sunlight.On examination,the child’s facial appearance looked as shown in the image.Poor muscle tone was also found..Doctor found this condition to be an Autosomal recessive disease.Regarding this condition,which of the following options are true?

A. Patients should avoid exposure to any source of UV light.

B. Most patients die of cancer.

C. Occurs due to abnormal Nucleotide excision repair.

D. All of the above.

 

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