Linear IgA disease and pregnancy.
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...Expand abstract
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