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Epidermolysis bullosa of the Weber-Cockayne type with macular amyloidosis1

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Various forms of epidermolysis bullosa have been rarely associated with amyloidosis. A case is presented of a child with epidermolysis bullosa of the Weber-Cockayne type and macular amyloidosis. A possible mechanism for both diseases may involve basal cell lysosomal activation.


 

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