Subcorneal pustular dermatosis-type IgA pemphigus with autoantibodies to desmocollins 1, 2, and 3.

Abstract

BACKGROUND IgA pemphigus is a rare neutrophilic acantholytic autoimmune disease that is characterized by IgA deposits on keratinocyte cell surfaces. Clinically and histologically, IgA pemphigus is divided into 2 major subtypes: subcorneal pustular dermatosis and intraepidermal neutrophilic IgA dermatosis. We report the first case of subcorneal pustular… (More)
DOI: 10.1001/archdermatol.2009.224

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