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Series: Current Directions in Autoimmunity
Volume: 10
Published: 26 May 2008
10.1159/000131452
EISBN: 978-3-8055-8392-3
... Abstract The pemphigoid group of autoimmune blistering diseases includes distinct entities(bullous pemphigoid, mucous membrane pemphigoid, pemphigoid gestationis, linear IgAdermatosis and lichen planus pemphigoides) that are characterized by relatively consistentclinical, histologic...
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Series: Developments in Ophthalmology
Volume: 28
Published: 20 October 1997
10.1159/000060698
EISBN: 978-3-318-00231-7
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Series: Current Problems in Dermatology
Volume: 53
Published: 13 November 2017
EISBN: 978-3-318-06101-7
... following rituximab treatment in a patient with pemphigus vulgaris. Br J Dermatol 2009;161:205-206. 8. Le Roux-Villet C, Prost-Squarcioni C, Alexandre M, et al: Rituximab for patients with refractory mucous membrane pemphigoid. Arch Dermatol 2011;147:843-849. 9. Lowndes S, Darby A, Mead G, Lister...
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Series: Current Problems in Dermatology
Volume: 53
Published: 13 November 2017
10.1159/000478078
EISBN: 978-3-318-06101-7
... in the treatment of autoimmune bullous diseases are rituximab, especially in pemphigus and mucous membrane pemphigoid, and omalizumab in bullous pemphigoid. Rituximab is a promising therapeutic option in pemphigus and mucous membrane pemphigoid. Its tolerance is rather good, although rare but potentially severe...
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Series: Developments in Ophthalmology
Volume: 28
Published: 20 October 1997
10.1159/isbn.978-3-318-00231-7
EISBN: 978-3-318-00231-7
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Series: Current Directions in Autoimmunity
Volume: 10
Published: 26 May 2008
10.1159/000131455
EISBN: 978-3-8055-8392-3
... EBA-like blistering disease in the animal. EBA has several distinct clinical presentations.It can present with features similar to DEB, bullous pemphigoid, cicatricialpemphigoid, Brunsting-Perry pemphigoid or IgA bullous dermatosis. Treatment for EBA isunsatisfactory, however, some therapeutic success...
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Series: Current Problems in Dermatology
Volume: 50
Published: 01 September 2016
10.1159/000446087
EISBN: 978-3-318-05889-5
.... Specific Dermatoses of Pregnancy Pruritus is a very prominent symptom of the specific dermatoses of pregnancy. The most recent classification includes pemphigoid gestationis (PG), polymorphic eruption of pregnancy (PEP), intrahepatic cholestasis of pregnancy (ICP), and atopic eruption of pregnancy...
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Series: Chemical Immunology and Allergy
Volume: 97
Published: 07 May 2012
10.1159/000335633
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9971-9
... pemphigoid, pseudoporphyria cutanea tarda, and drug-induced linear IgA eruptions. Drug-Induced Pemphigus Drug-induced pemphigus usually presents with scaling and crusting as in pemphigus foliaceus. Moreover, drug-induced pemphigus frequently presents with a prodromal morbilliform or urticarial...
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Series: Current Problems in Dermatology
Volume: 40
Published: 10 February 2011
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9616-9
... 41. Virgili A Mantovani L Lauriola MM Marzola A Corazza M: Tacrolimus 0.1% ointment: is it really effective in plasma cell vulvitis? Report of four cases. Dermatology 2008; 216: 243-246 42. Hall VC Liesegang TJ Kostick DA Lookingbill DP: Ocular mucous membrane pemphigoid and ocular...
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Series: Current Problems in Dermatology
Volume: 50
Published: 01 September 2016
EISBN: 978-3-318-05889-5
...: pemphigoid gestationis, polymorphic eruption of pregnancy, intrahepatic cholestasis of pregnancy and atopic eruption of pregnancy. Dermatol Res Pract 2015;2015:979635. 12. Beard MP, Millington GWM: Recent developments in the specific dermatoses of pregnancy. Clin Exp Dermatol 2011;37:1-5. 13. Intong...
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Book: Cornea
Series: ESASO Course Series
Volume: 6
Published: 11 August 2015
10.1159/000381489
EISBN: 978-3-318-05453-8
... of degenerative, inflammatory and neoplastic diseases, as well as by trauma. Significant amongst these are dry eye disease, microbial infections and immune-mediated inflammatory disorders ranging from allergic conjunctivitis to destructive conditions such as ocular cicatricial pemphigoid and chemical burns...
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Series: Developments in Ophthalmology
Volume: 51
Published: 20 April 2012
10.1159/000336192
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9987-0
... drugs (biologics or calcineurin inhibitors) for moderate and severe cases of anterior, intermediate and posterior uveitis. It can also be used for treatment of patients with scleritis and ocular cicatricial pemphigoid. Mycophenolate mofetil (MMF; CellCept, Roche) is a 2-morpholinoethyl ester...
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Series: Developments in Ophthalmology
Volume: 51
Published: 20 April 2012
10.1159/000336188
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9987-0
... and in children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis. RTX has also been employed in ocular surface diseases such as ocular cicatricial pemphigoid and conjunctival lymphoma. The tolerability and safety of RTX is good with the most common adverse events encountered being infusion reactions. RTX may be effective...
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Series: Current Problems in Dermatology
Volume: 40
Published: 10 February 2011
10.1159/000321051
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9616-9
...), oral and genital lichen planus, plasma cell balanitis and vulvitis, mucous membrane pemphigoid and pemphigus vulgaris, all conditions having usually a protracted course, requiring long-lasting treatment. There is current evidence for the effectiveness of both pimecrolimus and tacrolimus in the topical...
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Series: Developments in Ophthalmology
Volume: 45
Published: 11 May 2010
10.1159/000315019
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9419-6
... Abstract Aqueous tear deficiency due to lacrimal gland insufficiency is one of the major causes of dry eye. In severe cases, such as Sjoegren’s syndrome, Stevens-Johnson syndrome or ocular cicatricial pemphigoid, therapy with artificial tears can be insufficient to relieve severe discomfort...
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Series: Current Problems in Dermatology
Volume: 53
Published: 13 November 2017
EISBN: 978-3-318-06101-7
... Oncol 2017;35:785-792. 55. Robert C, Schachter J, Long GV, Arance A, Grob JJ, Mortier L, et al: Pembrolizumab versus ipilimumab in advanced melanoma. N Engl J Med 2015;372:2521-2532. 56. Carlos G, Anforth R, Chou S, Clements A, Fernandez-Penas P: A case of bullous pemphigoid in a patient...
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Series: Current Problems in Dermatology
Volume: 53
Published: 13 November 2017
10.1159/000478081
EISBN: 978-3-318-06101-7
... symptoms have also been reported with the use of anti-PD1 therapy [ 51 ]. A case of pembrolizumab-induced lichen planus pemphigoides has also been reported [ 70 ]. Bullous lichen planus has also been reported [ 59 ]. Eczema Eczema is another commonly seen cutaneous AE in patients treated with anti...
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Book: Cornea
Series: ESASO Course Series
Volume: 6
Published: 11 August 2015
EISBN: 978-3-318-05453-8
...:1377-1382. 41. Galicia-Carreon J, Santacruz C, Hong E, Jimenez-Martinez MC: The ocular surface: from physiology to the ocular allergic diseases. Rev Alerg Mex 2013;60:172-183. 42. Chang JH, McCluskey PJ: Ocular cicatricial pemphigoid: manifestations and management. Curr Allergy Asthma Rep...
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Series: Current Directions in Autoimmunity
Volume: 10
Published: 26 May 2008
10.1159/isbn.978-3-8055-8392-3
EISBN: 978-3-8055-8392-3
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Series: Developments in Ophthalmology
Volume: 45
Published: 11 May 2010
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9419-6
... membrane transplantation for persistent epithelial defects with ulceration. Am J Ophthalmol 1997;123:303-312 16. Barabino S, Rolando M, Bentivoglio G, Mingari C, Zanardi S, Bellomo R, Calabria G: Role of amniotic membrane transplantation for conjunctival reconstruction in ocular-cicatrical pemphigoid...