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Conjunctival involvement in cicatricial and bullous pemphigoid: a clinical and immunopathological study.

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Patients with bullous pemphigoid were found to have significant ocular abnormalities. In a group of 18 patients one had conjunctival shrinkage, and 11 of 15 (73%) had positive linear direct immunofluorescence on conjunctival biopsy from a clinically uninvolved site. Our ocular findings in a group of 14 with cicatricial pemphigoid are also reported and compared with those from a control group of 20. Our findings suggest there is overlap between the pemphigoid groups and raise further questions...

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10.1136/bjo.73.1.52

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Journal:
The British journal of ophthalmology
Volume:
73
Issue:
1
Pages:
52-56
Publication date:
1989-01-05
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EISSN:
1468-2079
ISSN:
0007-1161
URN:
uuid:95fbf51f-195c-4ab0-afa1-48b0234849c0
Source identifiers:
28743
Local pid:
pubs:28743

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