[Skip to Navigation]
August 1950


Author Affiliations

President; Secretary Jan. 28, 1949

Arch Derm Syphilol. 1950;62(2):323-326. doi:10.1001/archderm.1950.01530150145019

This article is only available in the PDF format. Download the PDF to view the article, as well as its associated figures and tables.


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.


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

First Page Preview View Large
First page PDF preview
First page PDF preview
Add or change institution