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Linear IgA disease and pregnancy.

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BACKGROUND: Although many patients with linear IgA dermatosis (LAD) are young and have persistent disease, little is known about the interactions between LAD and pregnancy. OBJECTIVE: Our purpose was to study the effects of LAD on pregnancy, and vice versa. METHODS: Our study included 12 patients with LAD who underwent a total of 19 pregnancies. RESULTS: In all patients the disease improved during pregnancy, enabling therapy to be reduced or stopped. Dapsone was taken by patients during 11 pr...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Medicine, Experimental Medicine Division,
Journal:
Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology
Volume:
30
Issue:
3
Pages:
407-411
Publication date:
1994-03-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1097-6787
ISSN:
0190-9622
URN:
uuid:12a58941-c7d6-44b4-8e94-881169e974fd
Source identifiers:
25170
Local pid:
pubs:25170

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