Welcome - Pemphigus and Pemphigoid Community

What is Pemphigus and Pemphigoid ?

Pemphigus and pemphigoid are rare, autoimmune, blistering diseases where a person’s antibodies attack healthy skin cells instead of viruses and harmful bacteria.

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Latest Member Stories

My Story with Pemphigus

by faisalfaiz published 4 months ago
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Recently, I've been diagnosed by a dermatologist as a Pemphigus patient. I've done skin biopsy also to clarify. It’s a life time change experience ...

Child with mucous membrane pemphigoid

by smez published 5 months ago
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Hello everyone, I have never done anything like this online before (I don't even have facebook) so this feels a little exposing. I have been readin...

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