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pemphigoid

[′pem·fə‚gȯid]
(medicine)
An autoimmune skin disorder resembling, but histologically and clinically distinct from, pemphigus and characterized by bloody blisters, especially on the trunk and limbs.
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In addition, LSCT is also contraindicated in the presence of active inflammation in bilateral diseases such as Stevens-Johnson syndrome, ocular cicatricial pemphigoid, EEC syndrome, and graft versus host disease [73].
Cooper, "Significantly increased occurrence of HLA-DQB1*0301 allele in patients with ocular cicatricial pemphigoid," Journal of Investigative Dermatology, vol.
Ocular and oral mucous membrane pemphigoid (cicatricial pemphigoid).
Rogers III, "Upper aerodigestive tract manifestations of cicatricial pemphigoid," Annals of Otology, Rhinology and Laryngology, vol.
Autoimmune disorders causing dysphagia due to esophageal strictures or extrinsic esophageal compression include Wegener disease, cicatricial pemphigoid, and sarcoidosis, although this occurrence is rare in Wegener disease and cicatricial pemphigoid.
Bullous pemphigoid, cicatricial pemphigoid, and pemphigus vulgaris.
Foster, "Profile of local interleukin expression in a cohort of ocular cicatricial pemphigoid patients," Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science, vol.
Lower on the list are other noninfectious causes of these symptoms, including lichen sclerosus, lupus erythematosus, cicatricial pemphigoid, Stevens-Johnson syndrome, graftversus-host disease, pemphigus of the mouth and skin, and a local drug reaction such as contact dermatitis.
Lower on the list are other noninfectious causes of these symptoms, including lichen sclerosus, lupus erythematosus, cicatricial pemphigoid, Stevens-Johnson syndrome, graft-versus-host disease, pemphigus of the mouth and skin, and a local drug reaction such as contact dermatitis.