Pemphigus Vulgaris

Pemphigus Vulgaris

Early, small blister filled with clear fluid arise

Pemphigus is derived from the Greek word pemphix meaning bubble or blister. Pemphigus describes a…

Advances in Pemphigus Therapy

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The pemphigus variants represent a group of potentially life-threatening autoimmune mucocutaneous blistering diseases. While systemic corticosteroids remain the treatment of choice for pemphigus, new treatment options are emerging.

Rituximab for PV Granted Breakthrough Therapy Designation

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Designated a breakthrough therapy for pemphigus vulgaris, rituximab has been shown to work better…