• Three patients are described with cicatricial pemphigoid and positive immunofluorescence findings in the basement membrane zone of mucous glands of the pharynx, mouth, and nose. These findings appear to be unique to cicatricial pemphigoid.
(Arch Dermatol 1988;124:1407-1410)
Fleming MG, Valenzuela R, Bergfeld WF, Tuthill RJ. Mucous Gland Basement Membrane Immunofluorescence in Cicatricial Pemphigoid. Arch Dermatol. 1988;124(9):1407–1410. doi:10.1001/archderm.1988.01670090063013
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