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Research & Reviews  606 results

Bullae on elderly woman’s toes
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/249354/dermatology/bullae-elderly-womans-toes
MDedge Family Medicine;

Dec 2nd, 2021 - A biopsy was performed and sent for immunofluorescence; the results were negative. This, along with the patient’s history of diabetes, led us to the diagnosis of bullosis diabeticorum (BD).

A Starter Guide to Immunofluorescence Testing in Dermatology
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/249292/dermatopathology/starter-guide-immunofluorescence-testing-dermatology
Margaret Maria Cocks, MD, PhD

Dec 1st, 2021 - Direct immunofluorescence (DIF) is the go-to diagnostic test when evaluating vesiculobullous eruptions, connective tissue disease, and vasculitis. This specialized test allows visualization of autoantibodies and their reaction products in the epid.

Super-resolution imaging detects BP180 autoantigen in immunoglobulin M pemphigoid.
https://doi.org/10.1111/1346-8138.16260
The Journal of Dermatology; Hirano Y, Iwata H et. al.

Dec 1st, 2021 - Bullous pemphigoid is generally caused by immunoglobulin (Ig)G autoantibodies against hemidesmosomal BP180 and/or BP230. Recently, the concept of IgM pemphigoid has been proposed. A 23-year-old Japanese woman presented with a 4-month history of se...

Unfolding the worldwide incidence of bullous pemphigoid: what are we missing?
https://doi.org/10.1111/bjd.20838
The British Journal of Dermatology; Aoki V, Miyamoto D

Nov 23rd, 2021 - Unfolding the worldwide incidence of bullous pemphigoid: what are we missing?|2021|Aoki V,Miyamoto D,|

NUTRITION AND BULLOUS DISEASES.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.clindermatol.2021.10.009
Clinics in Dermatology; Stoj V, Lu J

Nov 23rd, 2021 - Although relatively uncommon, autoimmune bullous diseases carry the risk of increased mortality and can significantly impact quality of life. This group of diseases is broad and encompasses subepidermal conditions like bullous pemphigoid, cicatric...

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Drugs  2 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  15 results

A Study to Evaluate the Efficacy and Safety of Dupilumab in Adult Patients With Bullous Pemphigoid
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04206553

Oct 20th, 2021 - The primary objective of the study is to demonstrate that dupilumab is superior to placebo in achieving sustained remission off oral corticosteroids (OCS) in patients with bullous pemphigoid (BP). The secondary objectives of the study are: To eval...

A Study to Investigate the Use of Benralizumab in Patients With Bullous Pemphigoid.
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04612790

Oct 8th, 2021 - Bullous pemphigoid (BP) is a rare disease mainly affecting the elderly. BP is associated with significant morbidity and increased mortality secondary to increased risk of secondary infections, comorbid conditions, and serious side effects from hig...

Acquired Hemophilia A and Autoimmunity. Study of Lymphocyte Populations and Myeloid-Derived Suppressor Cells
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04805021

Sep 24th, 2021 - Acquired hemophilia A is a rare condition of hemostasis secondary to the development of antibodies against factor VIII. This is a potentially serious pathology that can be life-threatening due to the major risk of bleeding caused by the sometimes ...

The Association of Bullous Pemphigoid With Dipeptidyl-peptidase 4 Inhibitors
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04469582

Sep 23rd, 2020 - Bullous pemphigoid (BP) is the most common chronic autoimmune skin disease which is characterized by the presentation of subepidermical blisters and mostly affects elderly patients . Recent studies have suggested that dipeptidyl peptidase-4 inhibi...

The Effects of Tildrakizumab in Treatment of Bullous Pemphigoid
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04465292

Jul 10th, 2020 - The investigators will recruit 16 patients with bullous pemphigoid 18 years of age and older with confirmed diagnosis of bullous pemphigoid on biopsy (both H&E and Direct Immunofluorescence (DIF) +/- IIF and ELISA) At the initial screening visit, ...

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News  42 results

Bullae on elderly woman’s toes
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/249354/dermatology/bullae-elderly-womans-toes
MDedge Family Medicine;

Dec 2nd, 2021 - A biopsy was performed and sent for immunofluorescence; the results were negative. This, along with the patient’s history of diabetes, led us to the diagnosis of bullosis diabeticorum (BD).

A Starter Guide to Immunofluorescence Testing in Dermatology
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/249292/dermatopathology/starter-guide-immunofluorescence-testing-dermatology
Margaret Maria Cocks, MD, PhD

Dec 1st, 2021 - Direct immunofluorescence (DIF) is the go-to diagnostic test when evaluating vesiculobullous eruptions, connective tissue disease, and vasculitis. This specialized test allows visualization of autoantibodies and their reaction products in the epid.

Blistering Eruptions, Including Bullous Pemphigoid, Seen After COVID Vaccine
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/955308

Jul 26th, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - SARS-CoV-2 mRNA vaccines may trigger subepidermal blistering eruptions, particularly bullous pemphigoid and most often in older adults, U.S. clinicians report. However, "given the risks of SARS-CoV-2 infection, the rari...

Checkpoint Inhibitor Skin Side Effects More Common in Women
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/950535

May 5th, 2021 - Women had about a twofold higher risk than men of developing dermatologic adverse events while taking immune checkpoint inhibitors for metastatic melanoma in a review of 235 patients at Dana Farber Cancer Center, Boston, Massachusetts. Overall, 62...

Bullae and Hyperpigmented Patches on the Legs
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/228167/pigmentation-disorders/bullae-and-hyperpigmented-patches-legs
Paul A. Regan, MD, Bryan E. Anderson, MD et. al.

Sep 8th, 2020 - The Diagnosis: Lichen Planus Pemphigoides A skin biopsy from the right thigh demonstrated subepidermal blisters containing neutrophils (Figure 1). Direct immunofluorescence revealed linear basement membrane zone staining with C3 and trace staining.

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Patient Education  4 results see all →