HLA-B15 association with erythema multiforme.


Erythema multiforme (EM) is a cutaneous reaction pattern which follows numerous infections, drugs, neoplastic and inflammatory disorders in some individuals. We undertook a prospective study of thirty-eight HLA specificities of the -A, -B, and -C series in 16 Caucasian patients with EM and in 140 local Caucasian controls. Seven of 16 patients (44%) with EM… (More)


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@article{Duvic1983HLAB15AW, title={HLA-B15 association with erythema multiforme.}, author={Madeleine Duvic and Emily G. Reisner and D V Dawson and E A Ciftan}, journal={Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology}, year={1983}, volume={8 4}, pages={493-6} }