1. a rare, verrucous form of pemphigus vulgaris in which vegetation develops on the eroded surfaces left by ruptured bullae; new bullae continue to form; Synonym(s): Neumann disease
2. a chronic benign vegetating form of pemphigus, with lesions commonly in the axillae and perineum; spontaneous remissions and occasionally permanent healing to occur. Synonym(s): Hallopeau disease
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Neumann disease(noy'man, 'mon?)
[Isidor Neumann, Austrian dermatologist, 1832–1906]Pemphigus vegetans.
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Neumann,Isidor Edler von Heilwart, Austrian dermatologist, 1832-1906.
Neumann disease - a form of pemphigus vulgaris in which vegetations develop on the eroded surfaces left by ruptured bullae. Synonym(s): pemphigus vegetans
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