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Vesiculobullous Skin Diseases (Subcorneal Pustular Dermatosis) Summary

Description: Skin diseases characterized by local or general distributions of blisters. They are classified according to the site and mode of blister formation. Lesions can appear spontaneously or be precipitated by infection, trauma, or sunlight. Etiologies include immunologic and genetic factors. (From Scientific American Medicine, 1990)

Also Known As: Subcorneal Pustular Dermatosis; Skin Diseases, Vesiculobullous; Bullous Dermatoses; Vesiculobullous Dermatoses; Bullous Skin Disease Show All >>

Networked: 295 relevant articles (12 outcomes, 13 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Vesiculobullous Skin Diseases

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Autoantibodies : 3 outcomes 2 studies in 50 results : IBA
  2. adalimumab (Humira) : 2 outcomes in 4 results : FDA 2
  3. infliximab (Remicade) : 2 outcomes in 4 results : FDA 2
  4. Intravenous Immunoglobulins (IVIG) : 1 outcome 2 studies in 4 results : FDA 1
  5. Immunoglobulin A (IgA) : 1 outcome 1 study in 75 results : IBA
  6. Antibodies : 1 outcome 1 study in 22 results : IBA
  7. Dapsone : 1 outcome in 12 results : FDA 3
  8. Collagen Type VII : 1 outcome in 4 results : IBA
  9. Tumor Necrosis Factor-alpha (Tumor Necrosis Factor) : 1 outcome in 3 results : IBA
  10. TNFR-Fc fusion protein (etanercept) : 1 outcome in 3 results : FDA 2
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Diseases Related to Vesiculobullous Skin Diseases

  1. Vesiculobullous Skin Diseases (Subcorneal Pustular Dermatosis)
  2. Pemphigus (Pemphigus Vulgaris)
  3. Skin Diseases
  4. Bullous Pemphigoid (Pemphigoid)
  5. Pyoderma Gangrenosum
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Key Therapies for Vesiculobullous Skin Diseases

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  1. Phototherapy (Light Therapy) : 1 outcome in 5 results
  2. Plasmapheresis : 1 outcome in 4 results
  3. Lasers (Laser) : 1 study in 3 results
  4. Plasma Exchange : 2 results
  5. Renal Dialysis (Hemodialysis) : 2 results
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