Rare skin diseases Images

Rare skin diseases Images

In this April 9, 2014 photo, Dr. Sulamita Chaibub assists Djalma Antonio Jardim, who has a rare inherited skin disease known as xeroderma pigmentosum, or “XP, ” at the Hospital Geral de Goias in Goiania, Goias state, Brazil. AP Photo/Eraldo Peres In this…

Rare skin diseases that kill

Rare skin diseases that kill

BANGOR, Maine — Matt Nichols cradled his newborn daughter, Ruby Ann, in his arms Wednesday morning, gazing into her sleeping face. When Matt, 29, accompanied his pregnant wife to Eastern Maine Medical Center on Aug. 1, he said he never could have imagined…