Doxycycline in the treatment of bullous pemphigoid: as good as systemic corticosteroids?

  • S. C. Hofmann
  • Published 2015 in The British journal of dermatology

Abstract

Due to demographic changes, bullous pemphigoid (BP) is not only the most common bullous autoimmune disorder, but also the one with the most dramatic increase in frequency in past decades. BP often has a chronic course with frequent relapses impairing patients’ quality of life. In addition, BP is associated with a 1-year mortality rate ranging from 12% to 40… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/bjd.13844

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@article{Hofmann2015DoxycyclineIT, title={Doxycycline in the treatment of bullous pemphigoid: as good as systemic corticosteroids?}, author={S. C. Hofmann}, journal={The British journal of dermatology}, year={2015}, volume={173 1}, pages={17-8} }