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Gary Larkin's Carpentry II class at Zachary High School works through the Make-a-Wish Foundation to provide a playhouse for Tyreck Smith, a 14-year-old boy who has epidermolysis bullosa. EB is a rare connective-tissue disorder with many genetic and symptomatic variations. All forms share the most well-known and prominent symptom of extremely fragile skin that blisters and tears with any friction.

Gary Larkin's carpentry II class at Zachary High School recently worked through the Make-a-Wish Foundation to provide a playhouse for Tyreck Smith, a 14-year-old boy who has epidermolysis bullosa.

Epidermolysis bullosa is a rare connective-tissue disorder with many genetic and symptomatic variations, a news release said. All forms share the most well-known and prominent symptom of extremely fragile skin that blisters and tears with any friction.