benign familial chronic pemphigus


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be·nign familial chron·ic pem·phi·gus

[MIM*169600]
recurrent eruption of vesicles and bullae that become scaling and crusted lesions with vesicular borders, predominantly of the neck, groin, and axillary regions; autosomal dominant inheritance, presenting in late adolescence or early adult life.

Hailey,

Hugh Edward, U.S. dermatologist, 1909–.
Hailey-Hailey disease - recurrent eruption of vesicles and bullae. Synonym(s): benign familial chronic pemphigus

Hailey,

William Howard, U.S. dermatologist, 1898-1967.
Hailey-Hailey disease - recurrent eruption of vesicles and bullae. Synonym(s): benign familial chronic pemphigus
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