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Epidermolysis Bullosa Dystrophica (Dystrophic Epidermolysis Bullosa)

Form of epidermolysis bullosa characterized by atrophy of blistered areas, severe scarring, and nail changes. It is most often present at birth or in early infancy and occurs in both autosomal dominant and recessive forms. All forms of dystrophic epidermolysis bullosa result from mutations in COLLAGEN TYPE VII, a major component fibrils of BASEMENT MEMBRANE and EPIDERMIS.
Also Known As:
Dystrophic Epidermolysis Bullosa; Epidermolysis Bullosa Dystrophica, Dominant; Cockayne-Touraine Type Epidermolysis Bullosa; Epidermolysis Bullosa Dystrophica, Cockayne-Touraine Type; Epidermolysis Bullosa Dystrophica, Hallopeau-Siemens Type; Epidermolysis Bullosa Dystrophica, Recessive; Bullosa Dystrophica, Epidermolysis; Bullosa Dystrophicas, Epidermolysis; Bullosa, Dystrophic Epidermolysis; Bullosas, Dystrophic Epidermolysis; Cockayne Touraine Disease; Cockayne Touraine Type Epidermolysis Bullosa; Dystrophic Epidermolysis Bullosas; Dystrophica, Epidermolysis Bullosa; Dystrophicas, Epidermolysis Bullosa; Epidermolysis Bullosa Dystrophica, Cockayne Touraine Type; Epidermolysis Bullosa Dystrophica, Hallopeau Siemens Type; Epidermolysis Bullosa Dystrophicas; Epidermolysis Bullosas, Dystrophic; Hallopeau Siemens Disease; Cockayne-Touraine Disease; Epidermolysis Bullosa, Dystrophic; Hallopeau-Siemens Disease
Networked: 507 relevant articles (15 outcomes, 32 trials/studies)

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Disease Context: Research Results

Related Diseases

1. Pathologic Constriction (Stenosis)
2. Psoriasis (Pustulosis Palmaris et Plantaris)
3. Congenital Abnormalities (Deformity)
4. Psoriatic Arthritis
5. Hemangioma (Angioma)

Experts

1. Uitto, Jouni: 17 articles (12/2015 - 01/2005)
2. Bruckner-Tuderman, Leena: 17 articles (09/2015 - 01/2002)
3. Chen, Mei: 16 articles (12/2015 - 01/2002)
4. McGrath, John A: 16 articles (02/2015 - 05/2004)
5. Woodley, David T: 14 articles (12/2015 - 01/2002)
6. Shimizu, Hiroshi: 13 articles (07/2014 - 02/2002)
7. Sawamura, Daisuke: 12 articles (09/2013 - 05/2004)
8. Keene, Douglas R: 11 articles (05/2014 - 07/2002)
9. Tolar, Jakub: 9 articles (01/2015 - 08/2010)
10. McGrath, J A: 9 articles (06/2014 - 06/2000)

Drugs and Biologics

Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to Epidermolysis Bullosa Dystrophica:
1. Phenytoin (Dilantin)FDA LinkGeneric
2. Collagen Type VIIIBA
3. TNFR-Fc fusion protein (etanercept)FDA Link
4. Vitamin EFDA LinkGeneric
5. Prednisone (Sone)FDA LinkGeneric
6. Tacrolimus (Prograf)FDA LinkGeneric
7. Genetic Markers (Genetic Marker)IBA
8. Serine Proteases (Serine Protease)IBA
9. Losartan (Cozaar)FDA LinkGeneric
10. Timolol (Blocadren)FDA LinkGeneric

Therapies and Procedures

1. Transplantation (Transplant Recipients)
2. Bone Marrow Transplantation (Transplantation, Bone Marrow)
3. Autologous Transplantation
4. Phototherapy (Light Therapy)
5. Prostheses and Implants (Prosthesis)