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Pemphigus Foliaceus. Presented by Dr. Carl Laymon, Minneapolis.
Epidermolysis Bullosa Hereditaria. Presented by Dr. Carl Laymon, Minneapolis.
A Case for Diagnosis: Dermatitis Herpetiformis? Presented by Dr. Carl Laymon, Minneapolis.
DISCUSSION OF PRECEDING CASES
Dr. Carl Laymon, Minneapolis: Several months ago the woman with the pemphigus foliaceus presented classic lesions of the Senear-Usher syndrome. Dr. Senear has stressed that this type of pemphigus may be extremely slow in its course.
Dr. Herbert Rattner, Chicago (by invitation): Another point that Dr. Senear mentioned was that in many cases the Senear-Usher syndrome eventually develops into pemphigus foliaceus rather than pemphigus vulgaris, and I think this case is an example of that.
Dr. Paul A. O'Leary, Rochester, Minn.: In the case for diagnosis (dermatitis herpetiformis?), I suggest the diagnosis of morphea with bullae in preference to dermatitis herpetiformis. The patient has not had cutaneous sclerosis at any time, but the atrophic and pigmented
Becker FT, Ceder ET. MINNESOTA DERMATOLOGIC SOCIETY. Arch Derm Syphilol. 1950;62(2):323–326. doi:10.1001/archderm.1950.01530150145019