Mucous membrane pemphigoid

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Synonyms: Cicatricial pemphigoid | Mucosal pemphigoid | Mucosynechial pemphigoid

A rare autoimmune bullous skin disease characterized clinically by blistering of the mucous membranes followed by scarring and immunologically characterized by IgG IgA and/or C3 deposits on the epidermal basement membrane. The disease principally involves the oral mucosa but may also affect ocular pharyngolaryngeal genital and esophageal mucous membranes.

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