Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://repositorio.unifesp.br/handle/11600/30249
Title: Linear IgA dermatosis induced by pregnancy
Authors: Kanagusuko, Telma
Aoki, Valeria
Tebcherani, Antonio Jose [UNIFESP]
Galli Sanchez, Ana Paula
Complexo Hosp Padre Bento Guarulhos
Universidade de São Paulo (USP)
Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP)
Keywords: basement membrane
dapsone
pregnancy
skin diseases
vesiculobullous
Issue Date: 1-Jan-2008
Publisher: Soc Brasileira Dermatologia
Citation: Anais Brasileiros de Dermatologia. Rio de Janeiro Rj: Soc Brasileira Dermatologia, v. 83, n. 1, p. 49-52, 2008.
Abstract: Linear IgA disease is a rare autoimmune subepidermal bullous disorder characterized by linear IgA deposits at the epidermal basement membrane zone. According to the literature, in patients who have linear IgA disease and become pregnant, the disease tends to improve. We report a case of linear IgA disease induced by pregnancy, successfully treated with dapsone and prednisone with no adverse effects observed in the patient and her newborns.
URI: http://repositorio.unifesp.br/handle/11600/30249
ISSN: 0365-0596
Other Identifiers: http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S0365-05962008000100007
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