LETTER TO THE EDITOR| Volume 38, ISSUE 1, P57-59, April 2005

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IL-4 and cellular adhesion molecule (CAM) pathway are involved in cicatricial pemphigoid scarring process

      Bullous pemphigoid (BP) and cicatricial pemphigoid (CP) are autoimmune subepidermal blistering diseases, whose pathogenesis is related to an Ag/Ab system targeting the basement membrane zone (BMZ) level, together with a cellular response evoked by autoreactive T helper lymphocytes [
      • Hertl M.
      Humoral and cellular autoimmunity in autoimmune bullous skin disorders.
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