Pemphigus foliaceus

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Pemphigus foliaceus

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International Pemphigus and Pemphigoid Foundation

The IPPF provides direct access to innovative and effective support that promotes the very best health care, improves quality of life, stimulates community resources, advocates for favorable government policies, accelerates the pace of scientific discovery and is the world’s best source of information on pemphigus and pemphigoid. We are compassionate in understanding, tireless in service, and relentless in advocating. One person at a time, we make a difference, building a community of care and hope.

Last Updated: 8 Mar 2013

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International Pemphigus and Pemphigoid Foundation

The IPPF provides direct access to innovative and effective support that promotes the very best health care, improves quality of life, stimulates community resources, advocates for favorable government policies, accelerates the pace of scientific discovery and is the world’s best source of information on pemphigus and pemphigoid. We are compassionate in understanding, tireless in service, and relentless in advocating. One person at a time, we make a difference, building a community of care and hope.

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Last Updated: 8 Mar 2013

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Pemphigus foliaceus" returned 122 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Oxidative stress in patients with endemic pemphigus foliaceus and healthy subjects with anti-desmoglein 1 antibodies.
 

Author(s): Ericson Leonardo Gutierrez, Willy Ramos, Lucia Seminario-Vidal, Mercedes Tello, Gerardo Ronceros, Alex G Ortega-Loayza

Journal: An Bras Dermatol. 2018 Mar;93(2):212-215.

 

Previous studies have shown oxidative stress in pemphigus vulgaris and pemphigus foliaceus, nevertheless, it remains unknown whether a similar response is characteristic of endemic pemphigus foliaceus in Peru.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Pemphigus foliaceus with pustular presentation in a patient with psoriasis.
 

Author(s): Vando Barbosa de Sousa, Cândida Naira Lima E Lima Santana, Daniele do Nascimento Pereira, Alexandre Carlos Gripp

Journal: An Bras Dermatol. 2017 ;92(5 Suppl 1):115-117.

 

Pemphigus foliaceus is a chronic autoimmune disease of the skin, clinically characterized by scaly and crusty cutaneous erosions involving the seborrheic areas. The patient can eventually become erythrodermic. There are reports of atypical cases of pemphigus foliaceus with pustules ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Refractory pemphigus foliaceus associated with herpesvirus infection: case report.
 

Author(s): Nurimar C Fernandes, Heloisa Rampinelli, Leandro Magalhães de Souza, Maria Angélica A M Guimarães

Journal: Rev. Inst. Med. Trop. Sao Paulo. 2017 ;59():e41.

 

Pemphigus foliaceus (PF) is an autoimmune disease characterized by blistering of the skin. Infections caused by members of the herpesviridae family have been suggested as a possible triggering factor for pemphigus vulgaris (PV), but not for PF. The present study aimed to investigate ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Pemphigus foliaceus" returned 8 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Fogo selvagem: endemic pemphigus foliaceus.
 

Author(s): Günter Hans-Filho, Valéria Aoki, Nelise Ritter Hans Bittner, Guilherme Canho Bittner

Journal: An Bras Dermatol. ;93(5):638-650.

 

Fogo selvagem or endemic pemphigus foliaceus is an autoimmune acantholytic anti-cadherin bullous disease that primarily affects seborrheic areas, which might disseminate. Brazil has the world's largest number of patients, mainly in the Central-West region, but the disease has also ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Update on fogo selvagem, an endemic form of pemphigus foliaceus.
 

Author(s): Valeria Aoki, Evandro A Rivitti, Luis A Diaz,

Journal: J. Dermatol.. 2015 Jan;42(1):18-26.

 

Pemphigus are organ-specific autoimmune diseases, where autoantibodies (mainly immunoglobulin [Ig]G) directed against epidermal targets (glycoproteins of the desmosomal core) are detected. Endemic pemphigus foliaceus or fogo selvagem (FS) is one of the variants of pemphigus foliaceus ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Evidence-based treatments for pemphigus vulgaris, pemphigus foliaceus, and bullous pemphigoid: a systematic review.
 

Author(s): Sanjay Singh

Journal: Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol. ;77(4):456-69.

 

Pemphigus, bullous pemphigoid, and epidermolysis bullosa acquisita are autoimmune diseases of skin associated with considerable morbidity and sometimes mortality. There is no cure for these diseases.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Polyclonal Regulatory T Cells (PolyTregs) for Pemphigus
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Pemphigus Foliaceus; Pemphigus Vulgaris

 

Last Updated: 21 Aug 2018

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A Safety and Dose-Finding Study of SYNT001 in Subjects With Pemphigus (Vulgaris or Foliaceus)
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Pemphigus; Pemphigus Vulgaris; Pemphigus Foliaceus

 

Last Updated: 21 Aug 2018

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Autoimmune Blistering Diseases Study
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Pemphigus Vulgaris; Pemphigus Foliaceus; Bullous Pemphigoid

 

Last Updated: 10 Nov 2016

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