Incidence and Mortality of Bullous Pemphigoid in France

Journal of Investigative Dermatology, 04/06/2012

The risk of death for Bullous Pemphigoid (BP) patients was more than six times greater than that for the general population (SMR:6.60; 95%CI:5.47–7.90). The incidence of BP in France has increased 3–fold in the last 15 years. BP is associated with high mortality.

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