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Epidermolysis bullosa simplex

Disease definition

Epidermolysis bullosa simplex (EBS) is a group of hereditary epidermolysis bullosa (HEB) disorders characterized by skin fragility resulting in intraepidermal blisters and erosions that occur either spontaneously or after physical trauma.

ORPHA:304

  • Synonym(s):
    • EBS
    • EEB
  • Prevalence: 1-9 / 100 000
  • Inheritance: Autosomal dominant or Autosomal recessive 
  • Age of onset: Infancy, Neonatal, Childhood, Adolescent
  • ICD-10: Q81.0
  • OMIM: -
  • UMLS: C0079298
  • MeSH: -
  • GARD: 10752
  • MedDRA: -

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