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Overview Pemphigus foliaceus is a relatively benign autoimmune bullous disease associated with the deposition of intercellular antibodies directed against desmoglien 1. The therapeutic approach differs significantly from that for pemphigus vulgaris; therapy is adjusted on the basis of clinical response rather than immunopathologic data. The goal is to control lesion formation, although an occasional blister […]