Epidemiology of pemphigus in the western region of Turkey: retrospective analysis of 87 patients.

@article{Bozda2012EpidemiologyOP,
  title={Epidemiology of pemphigus in the western region of Turkey: retrospective analysis of 87 patients.},
  author={K{\"u}bra Eren Bozdağ and Ilg{\"u}l Bilgin},
  journal={Cutaneous and ocular toxicology},
  year={2012},
  volume={31 4},
  pages={280-5}
}
BACKGROUND Pemphigus is a worldwide disease and varies in its clinical profile and epidemiology in different regions of the world. The disease is rare and few epidemiological data are available. OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to evaluate the epidemiologic, clinical, and therapeutic features of pemphigus in the western region of Turkey. METHODS We retrospectively investigated a total of 87 patients with pemphigus. The parameters including age at diagnosis, sex, diagnostic delay… CONTINUE READING