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Disease Linear IgA Bullous Dermatosis

Name Linear IgA Bullous Dermatosis
Synonyms Chronic Bullous Disease of Childhood | Dermatoses, Linear IgA | Dermatosis, Linear IgA | Drug induced Linear IgA Bullous Dermatosis | Drug-induced Linear IgA Bullous Dermatosis | Drug induced Linear IgA Dermatosis | Drug-induced Linear IgA Dermatosis | IgA Dermatoses, Linear | IgA Dermatosis, Linear | Linear IgA Dermatoses | Linear IgA Dermatosis | Linear IgA IgG Bullous Dermatosis | Linear IgA IgG Dermatosis
Definition Autoimmune disease characterized by subepidermal blisters and linear deposition of autoantibodies at the dermoepidermal junction. The accumulated autoantibodies are of IMMUNOGLOBULIN A and occasionally IMMUNOGLOBULIN G classes against epidermal BASEMENT MEMBRANE proteins. The dermatosis is sometimes associated with malignancies and use of certain drugs (e.g., VANCOMYCIN).
Categories Immune system disease | Skin disease
MeSH® ID D062027

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1. DiseasesSkin and Connective Tissue Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Skin Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Skin Diseases, Vesiculobullous Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Linear IgA Bullous Dermatosis
2. DiseasesImmune System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Autoimmune Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Linear IgA Bullous Dermatosis

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