Pemphigus Vulgaris : Oral and Skin Manifestations

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Wasim Kamate
Nupura Vibhute
Uzma Belgaumi
Vidya Kadashetti


Pemphigus vulgaris is the most common blistering disease of oral mucosa and skin. Itcomprises of group of autoimmune diseases where antibodies are targeted towards self-antigen particularly of desmoglein family (Dsg 3 and Dsg1) of desmosomal junctions.

Autoantibodies of IgG class are targeted against these desmosomal junctions. Thisreview gives an overview of important characteristic features of Pemphigus vulgaris withits various oral and skin manifestations.

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Kamate, W. ., Vibhute, N. . ., Belgaumi, U. ., & Kadashetti, V. . (2023). Pemphigus Vulgaris : Oral and Skin Manifestations. Journal of Coastal Life Medicine, 11(1), 1234–1237. Retrieved from


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