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Junctional Epidermolysis Bullosa (Epidermolysis Bullosa Letalis) Summary

Description: Form of epidermolysis bullosa having onset at birth or during the neonatal period and transmitted through autosomal recessive inheritance. It is characterized by generalized blister formation, extensive denudation, and separation and cleavage of the basal cell plasma membranes from the basement membrane.

Also Known As: Epidermolysis Bullosa Letalis; Epidermolysis Bullosa, Junctional; Epidermolysis Bullosa Junctionalis, Disentis Type; Epidermolysis Bullosa Junctionalis, Progressive; Epidermolysis Bullosa Junctionalis, Severe Nonlethal Show All >>

Networked: 187 relevant articles (3 outcomes, 16 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Junctional Epidermolysis Bullosa

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. kalinin : 2 outcomes 5 studies in 73 results : IBA
  2. Hematoxylin (Haematoxylon) : 1 outcome 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  3. Eosine Yellowish-(YS) (Eosin) : 1 outcome 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  4. Phenytoin (Dilantin) : 1 outcome in 4 results : FDA 9 Generic
  5. Nonsense Codon (Nonsense Mutation) : 2 studies in 16 results : IBA
  6. DNA (Deoxyribonucleic Acid) : 2 studies in 7 results : IBA
  7. collagen type XVII (collagen XVII) : 1 study in 21 results : IBA
  8. Laminin (Merosin) : 1 study in 16 results : IBA
  9. Antigens : 1 study in 16 results : IBA
  10. Integrin beta4 : 1 study in 13 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Junctional Epidermolysis Bullosa

  1. Blister (Bulla)
  2. Skin Diseases
  3. Epidermolysis Bullosa Dystrophica (Dystrophic Epidermolysis Bullosa)
  4. Epidermolysis Bullosa
  5. Bullous Pemphigoid (Pemphigoid)
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Key Therapies for Junctional Epidermolysis Bullosa

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  1. Transplants (Transplant) : 2 results
  2. Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation : 1 result
  3. Artificial Skin : 1 result
  4. Skin Transplantation (Skin Grafting) : 1 result
  5. Segmental Mastectomy (Lumpectomy) : 1 result
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