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Epidermolysis bullosa simplex, generalized intermediate

Disease definition

Non-Dowling-Meara generalized epidermolysis bullosa simplex, formerly known as epidermolysis bullosa simplex, Köbner type (EBS-K) is a generalized basal subtype of epidermolysis bullosa simplex (EBS, see this term) characterized by non-herpetiform blisters and erosions arising in particular at sites of friction.


Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s):
    • EBS, generalized intermediate
    • Epidermolysis bullosa simplex, Koebner type
    • Epidermolysis bullosa simplex, Köbner type
    • Generalized EBS, non-Dowling-Meara type
    • Generalized epidermolysis bullosa simplex, non-Dowling-Meara type
  • Prevalence: Unknown
  • Inheritance: Autosomal dominant or Not applicable 
  • Age of onset: Infancy, Neonatal
  • ICD-10: Q81.0
  • OMIM: 131900
  • UMLS: C0079299
  • MeSH: C535961
  • GARD: 2147
  • MedDRA: -

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