Bullous Pemphigoid with Esophageal Involvement Presenting as Exfoliative Esophagitis and Acute Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding : Reports of Two Cases and Review of the Literature

@inproceedings{Wu2008BullousPW,
  title={Bullous Pemphigoid with Esophageal Involvement Presenting as Exfoliative Esophagitis and Acute Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding : Reports of Two Cases and Review of the Literature},
  author={Wei-Hsin Wu and Chia-Yu Chu and Bullous},
  year={2008}
}
Bullous pemphigoid is the most common autoimmune blistering skin disease usually occurs in the elderly. The characteristic skin lesions present large and tense blisters arising on normal, erythematous, or urticarial bases and most commonly involve lower abdomen, inner thighs and flexural areas. The mucous membrane lesions occur in about 10 to 35 percent of… CONTINUE READING