Pemphigus Vulgaris

Known as: Pemphigus, vulgaris, pemphigus pv vulgaris 
An autoimmune blistering disorder. It is characterized by the presence of painful blisters and erosions in the skin and mucous membranes.
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1935-2018
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
OBJECTIVE To determine the incidence of and mortality from bullous pemphigoid and pemphigus vulgaris in the United Kingdom… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND Pemphigus vulgaris is a potentially fatal autoimmune mucocutaneous blistering disease. Conventional therapy consists… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
The autoimmune disease pemphigus vulgaris (PV) manifests as loss of keratinocyte cohesion triggered by autoantibody binding to… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
In the human autoimmune blistering disease pemphigus vulgaris (PV) pathogenic antibodies bind the desmosomal cadherin desmoglein… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Cell adhesion and communication are interdependent aspects of cell behavior that are critical for morphogenesis and tissue… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Pemphigus vulgaris (PV) is a potentially fatal autoimmune mucocutaneous blistering disease. It was assumed that PV is caused by… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
In patients with pemphigus vulgaris (PV), autoantibodies against desmoglein 3 (Dsg3) cause loss of cell-cell adhesion of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Pemphigus vulgaris (PV) is an autoimmune blistering disease, in which autoantibodies against PV antigen (PVA or Dsg3) play a… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Pemphigus vulgaris (PV) is a life-threatening skin disease in which autoantibodies against a keratinocyte cell surface 130 kd… (More)
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
We examined the role of circulating autoantibodies in the pathogenesis of pemphigus vulgaris by passively transferring IgG… (More)
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