However, key clinical and histopathological differences allow for distinction between these bullous disease
Bullous pemphigoid is the most common autoimmune bullous disease
, and is usually seen in older ages (1, 2).
As the patient continued to have significant hypoxia and dyspnea, a follow up chest CT two weeks after the initial CT was performed which revealed extensive cavitation versus bullous disease
with upper lobe predominance and coarsening of the pulmonary interstitium (Figure 2).
Cicatricial pemphigoid is a chronic, systemic, autoimmune, bullous disease
Pemphigus vulgaris is the most common autoimmune bullous disease
in Northwestern Romania.
Waldman MA, Black DR, Callen JP: Vancomycin-induced linear IgA bullous disease
presenting as toxic epidermal necrolysis.
Key Words: Autoimmune bullous disease
, acantholysis, pemphigus, bullous pemphigod, subepidermal bullous disease
The purpose of cytology in autoimmune bullous diseases
is to rapidly distinguish pemphigus from subepidermal bullous disease
Topics in Section 2 include anatomic abnormalities, benign tumors, bullous diseases
, and bacterial and fungal diseases.
Painful oropharyngeal lesions occur in granulomatosis with polyangiitis or Wegener granulomatosis, and autoimmune bullous diseases
such as cicatricial pemphigoid and pemphigus vulgaris.
Key Words: Bullous diseases
, epidermolysis bullosa, kindler syndrome
The atlas contains about 300 color figures of about 80 patterns of blistering and pustular diseases, including autoimmune bullous diseases
, hereditary bullous diseases
, bullous diseases
due to infections, bullous eruptions in other diseases, and skin diseases with abacterial pustular eruptions.