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[mass noun] A skin disease resembling pemphigus, chiefly affecting elderly people.[as modifier] ‘pemphigoid stomatitis’
- ‘Bullous pemphigoid is an autoimmune skin disorder characterized by subepidermal blistering that results in large, tense bullae.’
- ‘He has made important contributions in autoantibody-mediated disease in pemphigus and pemphigoid.’
- ‘Bullous pemphigoid is a blistering disease that is not pruritic.’
- ‘Bullous pemphigoid is an autoimmune disease that typically occurs in older patients.’
- ‘Like pemphigoid, pemphigus vulgaris usually affects older patients.’
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