Definition of pemphigoid in English:
noun[mass noun] Medicine
A skin disease resembling pemphigus, chiefly affecting elderly people: [as modifier]: pemphigoid stomatitis
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- He has made important contributions in autoantibody-mediated disease in pemphigus and pemphigoid.
- Bullous pemphigoid is an autoimmune disease that typically occurs in older patients.
- Bullous pemphigoid is a blistering disease that is not pruritic.
Definition of pemphigoid in:
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