Volume 34, Number 2 (7-2010)                   Research in Medicine 2010, 34(2): 142-145 | Back to browse issues page


XML Persian Abstract Print


Download citation:
BibTeX | RIS | EndNote | Medlars | ProCite | Reference Manager | RefWorks
Send citation to:

Zafar Doagoo S, Azizi M, Mohebbi S R, Molae M, Zali M R. A case report of junctional epidermolysis bullosa with gastrointestinal symptoms. Research in Medicine. 2010; 34 (2) :142-145
URL: http://pejouhesh.sbmu.ac.ir/article-1-768-en.html

, mrzali@rigld.ir
Abstract:   (8958 Views)
Abstract Background: Epidermolysis bullosa is an uncommon disease with a wide spectrum of severity. Here we report a patient presenting with unusual symptoms. Case Report: The patient is a 22 years old female with progressive dysphasia and odynophagia to solids and liquids and a history of spontaneously remitting blisters caused after mild trauma from her childhood till she was 13 years old. Subepidermal blisters were diagnosed as junctional type of epidermolysis bullosa by histopathology. Conclusion: Physicians should have a high index of suspicion regarding epidermolysis bullosa in patients presenting with dysphagia and cutaneous blisters.. Keywords: Junctional epidermolysis bullosa, Gastrointestinal symptoms, Subepidermal.
Full-Text [PDF 337 kb]   (2036 Downloads)    
Type of Study: Case report | Subject: Gastroenterology and liver
Received: 2010/12/28

Send email to the article author


Creative Commons License
This Journal is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License  | Research in Medicine

Designed & Developed by : Yektaweb