J Oral Maxillofac Pathol 2016 Sep-Dec;20(3):549
Department of Oral Pathology, SRM Dental College, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India.
Pemphigus vulgaris (PV) is a chronic, autoimmune, intraepidermal blistering disease of the skin and mucous membranes. The initial clinical manifestation is frequently the development of intraoral lesions, and later, the lesions involve the other mucous membranes and skin. The etiology of this disease still remains obscure although the presence of autoantibodies is consistent with an autoimmune disease. Read More