Jamarsan therapy of pemphigus erythematosus. Observations on 2 patients treated with Brazilian regimen.

@article{Schiff1961JamarsanTO,
  title={Jamarsan therapy of pemphigus erythematosus. Observations on 2 patients treated with Brazilian regimen.},
  author={Maurice W. Schiff},
  journal={Archives of dermatology},
  year={1961},
  volume={84},
  pages={
          103-8
        }
}
Introduction At the present time corticosteroids are generally considered the best agents for controlling pemphigus. 1 Morbidostasis often necessitates the use of high doses for long periods, causing inevitable dangers inherent in the therapy itself. 1,2 The risks of such treatment are fully justified in pemphigus vulgaris, for without corticosteroids a rapid malignant progression almost invariably ensues. 3 Pemphigus erythematosus, however, tends to run a relatively slow and benign course 4,5… CONTINUE READING
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