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Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Linear IgA Dermatosis: Overview

Overview Linear IgA dermatosis is a bullous disorder that resembles dermatitis herpetiformis or bullous pemphigoid but is distinguished from these disorders by the linear deposition of IgA at the epidermodermal junction and the absence of…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Dermatitis Herpetiformis: Key Points

…hildhood DH is rare. DH must be differentiated from other autoimmune blistering diseases, such as bullous pemphigoid, linear IgA dermatosis, pemphigus vulgaris, as well as scabetic or atopic disease. A skin biopsy, especially when performed with…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Bullous Pemphigoid: Key Points

IgA can be distinguished by biopsy (neutrophils instead of eosinophils) or direct immunofluorescence (DIF) (which will show IgA linearly along the basement membrane). Scabies infestation may display characteristic crusting in the web spaces, and…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Pemphigus Vulgaris & Paraneoplastic Pemphigus: Initial Evaluation

…pemphigoid Hailey-Hailey disease Oral aphthae Herpes simplex gingivostomatitis or Oral herpes zoster Erosive lichen planus Erythema multiforme / Stevens-Johnson syndrome / Toxic epidermal necrolysis Also includes: Cicatricial pemphigoid Linear IgA

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