Intraepidermal IgA pustulosis

Mat M., Gokler G., Demirkesen C., Kotogyan A.

JOURNAL OF THE EUROPEAN ACADEMY OF DERMATOLOGY AND VENEREOLOGY, vol.9, no.2, pp.161-165, 1997 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier


Background Intraepidermal IgA pustulosis is a rare vesiculopustular condition characterized by intercellular IgA deposits, neutrophilic infiltration and mild acantholysis. This condition is usually reported in middle-aged or elderly people. We present the clinical, histological and immunofluorescence data of a child with this condition.