Pemphigus vulgaris in oral cavity: clinical analysis of 71 cases.

  title={Pemphigus vulgaris in oral cavity: clinical analysis of 71 cases.},
  author={Thorakkal Shamim and Vengal Ipe Varghese and Pallikandi Maliyekkal Shameena and Sivasankar Sudha},
  journal={Medicina oral, patologia oral y cirugia bucal},
  volume={13 10},
OBJECTIVE The purpose of the study was to evaluate the clinical presentation of pemphigus vulgaris in the oral cavity. STUDY DESIGN A retrospective study of 71 cases of pemphigus vulgaris obtained over a period of 7 years from 1st January 2001 to 31st December 2007 in the Department of Oral Pathology, Government Dental College and Department of Dermatology, Government Medical College, Calicut was designed. Clinical details such as age, sex, intraoral distribution, extent of oral lesions, oral… CONTINUE READING