Autosomal recessive epidermolysis bullosa simplex due to KRT14 mutation: two large Palestinian families and literature review.
J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 2017 Oct 12. Epub 2017 Oct 12.
Dermatology Unit Bambino Gesù Children's Hospital, IRCCS, Rome, Italy.
Inherited epidermolysis bullosa (EB) is a clinically and genetically heterogeneous group of skin fragility disorders characterized by trauma-induced blister formation. Four major EB types are distinguished based on the level of blister formation within the skin: EB simplex (EBS), junctional EB, dystrophic EB, and Kindler syndrome(1) . EBS represents the most common type and is defined by intraepidermal cleavage. Read More