• Normal skin was transplanted into a cicatricial plaque in a patient affected with localized, benign pemphigoid of the Brunsting-Perry type. Eight weeks later, the transplanted tissue was removed and found to have IgG at the basement membrane zone on immunofluorescence microscopy. Subepidermal bullae developed at the graft-donor site. Local factors and trauma may be important in the pathogenesis of this variant of cicatricial pemphigoid.
(Arch Dermatol 1984;120:932-935)
Ahmed AR, Salm M, Larson R, Kaplan R. Localized Cicatricial Pemphigoid (Brunsting-Perry)A Transplantation Experiment. Arch Dermatol. 1984;120(7):932-935. doi:10.1001/archderm.1984.01650430118022