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cutaneous bullous diseases

Tuesday 11 May 2004

cutaneous blistering diseases; bullous dermatoses; bullous dermatose

CLASSIFICATION:

- INTRAEPIDERMAL
— subcorneal - intragranular layers
— spinous layer
— suprabasal layer

- SUBEPIDERMAL

Etiological classicication

- genetic bullous diseases
- acquired bullous diseases

  • infectious bullous diseases
  • auto-immune bullous diseases

RETURN TO:

- skin


References

- Jonkman MF. Hereditary skin diseases of hemidesmosomes. J Dermatol Sci 1999;20:103-121.

- Zillikens D. Acquired skin disease of hemidesmosomes. J Dermatol Sci. 1999 Jun;20(2):134-54. PMID: 10379705

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