LONDON – Median survival was 2.4 years in patients with generalized severe recessive dystrophic epidermolysis bullosa after a first diagnosis.
A 17-year-old adolescent girl visited our clinic to establish care for her genetic skin condition. She exhibited red scaly plaques and patches...
LONDON – While it may not be the first thing on the minds of families of children with DEB, it is important to consider oral health early to...
LONDON – Plantar keratoderma was associated with a vicious circle of pain, reduced mobility, subsequent weight gain, and further foot problems.
LONDON – By age 12, all children with recessive dystrophic epidermolysis bullosa had moderate to severe hand deformity with reduced finger flexion...
LONDON – Epidermolysis bullosa classification criteria have been reworked and are a further step in understanding the rare genetic disease.
LONDON – Low-dose calcipotriol ointment significantly improved wound healing and itch in people with epidermolysis bullosa in a pilot study.
LONDON – No safety concerns have been seen so far with the antihypertensive drug losartan in children with the skin blistering disease.
LONDON – Dressing and bandage costs were highest for study participants with the generalized severe subtype, at about $112,450 per patient...
From the Journals
Tazemetostat earns accelerated approval for the treatment of patients aged 16 years and older with metastatic or locally advanced epithelioid...