To the Editor.—
In the July 1978 issue of the Archives (114:1093-1094, 1978), Worsaae and Dabelsteen reported a case of benign mucous membrane pemphigoid (BMMP) in an 18-year-old woman and stated that they were unaware of a case in a younger person in the literature.In 1977, Sim-Davis and myself reported a case of BMMP in a 13-year-old girl.1 The patient, now 15 years old, still requires prednisolone and azathioprine to control the ulceration and scarring of oral and anogenital tunica mucosa.
Jolliffe D. Benign Mucous Membrane Pemphigoid. Arch Dermatol. 1979;115(6):678. doi:10.1001/archderm.1979.04010060004013