Pemphigus herpetiformis (also known as "Acantholytic herpetiform dermatitis," "Herpetiform pemphigus," "Mixed bullous disease," and "Pemphigus controlled by sulfapyridine") is a cutaneous condition, a clinical variant of pemphigus that combines the clinical features of dermatitis herpetiformis with the immunopathologic features of pemphigus.
Pemphigus Herpetiformis is an IGg mediated autoantibodies that affect the epidermal layer of the skin.
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