Pemphigus: a treatment update.

@article{Dick2006PemphigusAT,
  title={Pemphigus: a treatment update.},
  author={Sarah E Dick and Victoria P. Werth},
  journal={Autoimmunity},
  year={2006},
  volume={39 7},
  pages={591-9}
}
Pemphigus is a group of rare autoimmune mucocutaneous bullous diseases with potential significant morbidity and mortality. The two main subtypes are pemphigus vulgaris (PV) and pemphigus foliaceus (PF). Systemic corticosteroid use and other advances in management have dramatically decreased the mortality rate for pemphigus. At present, the primary cause of… CONTINUE READING