Oral involvement of recessive dystrophic epidermolysis bullosa inversa.

  title={Oral involvement of recessive dystrophic epidermolysis bullosa inversa.},
  author={John Timothy Wright and Jacqueline Fine and Lorraine Beth Johnson and Tilmann Steinmetz},
  journal={American journal of medical genetics},
  volume={47 8},
The inversa subtype of autosomal recessive dystrophic epidermolysis bullosa (EBDR-I) is a rare variant characterized by lesions involving primarily the flexural areas of the body. The purpose of this investigation was to characterize the oral manifestations of this unusual dermatologic condition. Ten individuals having EBDR-I were evaluated and compared with an age and sex-matched population of unaffected individuals that served as controls. The diagnosis of EBDR-I was confirmed by skin biopsy… CONTINUE READING
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