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pemphiguses

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cutaneous pemphigus

Digital cases

- JRC:10829 : Familial benign pemphigus.

Types

- paraneoplastic pemphigus
- pemphigus vulgaris
- pemphigus foliaceus

References

- Stanley JR, Amagai M. Pemphigus, bullous impetigo, and the staphylococcal scalded-skin syndrome. N Engl J Med. 2006 Oct 26;355(17):1800-10. PMID: 17065642

- Cozzani E, Cacciapuoti M, Parodi A, Ghohestani R, Rebora A. Desmosomes and their autoimmune pathologies. Eur J Dermatol. 2000 Jun;10(4):255-61. PMID: 10846249

- Amagai M. Autoimmunity against desmosomal cadherins in pemphigus. J Dermatol Sci. 1999 Jun;20(2):92-102. PMID: 10379702

- Sciubba JJ. Autoimmune aspects of pemphigus vulgaris and mucosal pemphigoid. Adv Dent Res. 1996 Apr;10(1):52-6. PMID: 8934925

- Nishikawa T, Hashimoto T, Shimizu H, Ebihara T, Amagai M. Pemphigus: from immunofluorescence to molecular biology.
J Dermatol Sci. 1996 Apr;12(1):1-9. PMID: 8740454