epidermolysis


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Related to epidermolysis: Epidermolysis bullosa dystrophica, Epidermolysis bullosa simplex, Dystrophic Epidermolysis Bullosa

epidermolysis

[‚ep·ə·dər′mäl·ə·səs]
(medicine)
The easy separation of various layers of skin, primarily of the epidermis from the corium, observed in certain pathological conditions.
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EB Research Partnership (EBRP) is the largest 501(c)(3) nonprofit dedicated to funding research aimed at treating and ultimately curing Epidermolysis Bullosa, a group of devastating and life-threatening skin disorders that affect children from birth.
Lotus is developing its rC7 technology as the first and only protein replacement therapy for dystrophic epidermolysis bullosa (DEB).
Fine JD: Inherited epidermolysis bullosa: past, present, and future.
Seven of the eight patients with pachyonychia congenita and five of six with epidermolysis bullosa simplex rated their condition as either "very much" or "a lot" improved after treatment.
Epidermolysis bullosa (EB) is a rare, genetic skin disease where even the slightest friction causes the skin to blister and scrape off.
MIAMI -- Obstetricians may be lacking adequate information on the proper management of pregnancies affected by epidermolysis bullosa, findings from a survey suggested.
Both are spearheading a drive to raise money for kids suffering from epidermolysis bullosa (EB), a rare genetic condition that affects the skin, after a friend's child fell victim to the condition.
It will see money raised for three-year-old Tie Davey, from Llangefni, who suffers with Epidermolysis Bullosa, a condition that causes.
But, unlike others, Ryan suffers from a rare genetic disorder called junctional epidermolysis bullosa, known as EB, which is characterized by a lack of protein vital to maintaining the integrity of the skin.
Epidermolysis Bullosa (EB) is a group of rare genetically determined disorders characterized by the development of blisters following minor or insignificant trauma or traction to the skin or mucosal surfaces [Gormley and Show, 1976; Carroll et al.
All the events have been charity fundraisers and the next one, at St Patrick's Catholic Club in Huddersfield on January 31, will feature a raffle for the Debra charity, which funds vital research and specialist nurses for epidermolysis bullosa and skin cancer.

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