Barber-Say syndrome

What is Barber-Say syndrome?

Barber Say syndrome (BSS) is a rare ectodermal dysplasia with neonatal onset characterized by congenital generalized hypertrichosis, atrophic skin, ectropion and microstomia.

Other condition names

  • Hypertrichosis-atrophic skin-ectropion-macrostomia syndrome

Inheritance type

Autosomal dominant, Autosomal recessive, Not applicable


  • Worldwide: <1 in 1,000 000

Age of Onset

  • Neonatal
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