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Research & Reviews  605 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  13 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...

Bullous Pemphigoid Induced by antiPD-1/PDL-1 Therapy
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04641884

Nov 24th, 2020 - All members of French study Group on Autoimmune Bullous Skin Diseases and French group of Onco-dermatology were asked to report cases of bullous pemphigoid induced by antiPD-1/PDL-1 therapy from 2014 to 2019. In this retrospective, observational c...

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, ...

Autoimmune Blistering Diseases Study
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02753777

Jun 26th, 2020 - The disease severity instruments for pemphigus and BP, the Pemphigus Disease Area Index (PDAI) and the Bullous Pemphigoid Disease Area Index (BPDAI), respectively, have the potential to capture changes in all grades of disease activity, including ...

Clinical Characteristics of Pruritus and Evaluation of Quality of Life in Patients With Bullous Pemphigoid
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03272958

Jan 7th, 2019 - Whereas pruritus is a major symptom in bullous pemphigoid, its characteristics and its impact on quality of life have been little studied. The objective of this study is to learn more about pruritus characteristics of patients with bullous pemphig...

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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 →