Surgical reconstruction of the ocular surface in advanced ocular cicatricial
pemphigoid and Stevens-Johnson syndrome.
Autoimmune disorders causing dysphagia due to esophageal strictures or extrinsic esophageal compression include Wegener disease, cicatricial
pemphigoid, and sarcoidosis, although this occurrence is rare in Wegener disease and cicatricial
Post-infectious scarring following tuberculosis and necrotizing pneumonia are frequent causes of cicatricial
Based on their initial findings, the researchers set out to devise a way to develop a therapeutic instrument to block formation of cicatricial
Summarizing, fibromyalgia is initially an inflammatory process that heals developing an increasing cicatricial
1, Medicare will start covering IVIg treatments for certain mucocutaneous blistering diseases, including pemphigus vulgaris, pemphigus foliaceus, bullous pemphigoid, cicatricial
pemphigoid, and epidermolysis bullosa acquisita.
The procedure, performed at the San Raffaele Hospital in Milan, offers new hope to patients whose sight has been impaired by chemical burns, severe microbial infections, Stevens Johnson syndrome, or ocular cicatricial
Brocq's Alopecia (Pseudopelade of Brocq) and End-stage Cicatricial
The blink rate is often seen to be reduced in patients with poor corneal sensation and in these patients, the force of orbicularis closure may be further reduced as a result of rigidity of eyelid tissue due to cicatricial
changes or partial orbicularis denervation following multiple surgical procedures.
This review focuses on the etiopathogenesis of main autoimmune bullous disorders including pemphigus, bullous pemphigoid, anti-p200 pemphigoid, cicatricial
pemphigoid, pemphigoid gestationis, dermatitis herpetiformis, linear IgA bullous dermatosis and epidermolysis bullosa acquisita.
This is called cicatricial
ectropion and can happen after wounds or burns.
Tracheal stenosis occurs because of damage to endotracheal tissue that causes cicatricial