Epidermolysis bullosa: radiographic findings in 16 cases.

  title={Epidermolysis bullosa: radiographic findings in 16 cases.},
  author={Matthew A. Mauro and Leonard A Parker and W S Hartley and Jordan B. Renner and Paolo Mauro},
  journal={AJR. American journal of roentgenology},
  volume={149 5},
Epidermolysis bullosa is a group of dermatologic disorders with varied inheritance patterns having the common manifestation of blister or bulla formation after minor trauma. Sixteen patients with the disease had the following radiographic manifestations: esophageal stricture (16), fecal impaction (six), vaginal stenosis (one), epithelial bridging and fusion of the digits (six), and aspiration changes in the lungs (two). Esophageal strictures involved the pharynx or cervical esophagus in eight… CONTINUE READING