Table of ContentsDefinition / general | Case reports | Treatment | Clinical images | Microscopic (histologic) description | Microscopic (histologic) images
Cite this page: Thakral, C. Pemphigus vulgaris. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/oralcavitypemphigus.html. Accessed January 19th, 2019.
Definition / general
- Autoimmune disease with antigen antibody complexes at desmosomes; produces vesicles and bullae prone to rupture, leaving erosions covered with exudate
Microscopic (histologic) description
- Intraepithelial blister with acantholysis and chronic inflammation