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pemphigoid

(ˈpɛmfɪˌɡɔɪd)
n
(Pathology) pathol any of a group of blistering skin diseases, similar to pemphigus but without acantholysis
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pem·phi·goid

a. penfigoideo, semejante al pénfigo con diferencias clínicas.
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pemphigoid

n penfigoide m
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Several conditions have been reported to affect limbal stem cells leading to LSCD, including inherited (i.e., aniridia) corneal injuries (such as chemical burns, thermal injuries, multiple ocular surgeries, or cryotherapies) and chronic immune inflammatory diseases (i.e., Stevens-Johnson syndrome and ocular cicatricial pemphigoid) [13].
A subset of patients affected by MMP only suffer from ocular involvement: this peculiar MMP is known as ocular cicatricial pemphigoid (OCP) [9].
MMP, also known as cicatricial pemphigoid, most commonly involves the mucosal surfaces and hardly ever the skin (7).
Amniotic membrane transplantation elicits goblet cell repopulation after conjunctival reconstruction in a case of severe ocular cicatricial pemphigoid. Acta Ophthalmol Scand.
Auto-immune blistering diseases include pemphigus vulgaris, paraneoplastic pemphigus, bullous pemphigoid, cicatricial pemphigoid, dermatitis herpetiformis, and linear IgA dermatosis.1
The clinical presentation is variable and may simulate bullous pemphigoid, cicatricial pemphigoid, or dermatitis herpetiformis [1,2].
Impression cytology has also been used in the evaluation of ocular surface diseases such as keratoconjunctivitis sicca, [8,9] vitamin A deficiency, [10] cicatricial pemphigoid, [11] atopic disease, [12] superior limbic keratoconjunctivitis and mucopolysaccharidoses, vernal keratoconjunctivitis, [13] and the effect on these of various therapies.
This spectrum has been labeled with different names as cicatricial pemphigoid, benign mucous membrane pemphigoid, oral pemphigoid, desquamative gingivitis, and ocular cicatricial pemphigoid [8].
These diseases include cicatricial pemphigoid, pemphigus vulgaris, Stevens-Johnson syndrome, and toxic epidermal necrolysis.
Painful oropharyngeal lesions occur in granulomatosis with polyangiitis or Wegener granulomatosis, and autoimmune bullous diseases such as cicatricial pemphigoid and pemphigus vulgaris.