Am J Dermatopathol 2014 Oct;36(10):812-21
*Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria; †Department of Dermatology, Universitad Técnica Particular de Loja, Loja, Ecuador; and ‡Department of Dermatology, University of L'Aquila, L'Aquila, Italy.
The specific dermatoses of pregnancy represent a recently reclassified heterogeneous group of pruritic inflammatory skin diseases unique to pregnancy that include pemphigoid gestationis, polymorphic eruption of pregnancy (PEP), intrahepatic cholestasis of pregnancy, and atopic eruption of pregnancy (AEP). Among them, PEP and AEP are the most frequent ones. We performed a histopathological study of a series of PEP and AEP patients (n = 41). Read More