Vesiculobullous disease

What is Vesiculobullous disease?

A vesiculobullous disease is a type of mucocutaneous disease that is characterized by vesicles and bullae (i.e. blisters). Both vesicles and bullae are fluid-filled lesions, and they are distinguished by size (vesicles being less than 5-10 mm and bulla being larger than 5-10 mm, depending upon what definition is used). In the case of vesiculobullous diseases which are also immune disorders, the term immunobullous, is sometimes used. Example vesiculobullous diseases include:

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some years ago - not sure how long ...more than 2 years but less than 10 ....I began getting tiny blisters on my left XXXXXXX They were just there...

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I have a rash that heas been with me for about 3-4 mths. It started as a couple of red bumps on my arm that itched. Now I have them on my legs,...

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I am having a flare up of bullous pemphigoid on arms,back ,abdomen and hips . Blisters much smaller than original occuring in 2005.I was treated...

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Bullous pemphigoid (BP)Is a chronic autoimmune vesiculobullous condition affecting elderly.


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I have a rash that heas been with me for about 3-4 mths. It started as a couple of red bumps on my arm that itched. Now I have them on my legs,...

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some years ago - not sure how long ...more than 2 years but less than 10 ....I began getting tiny blisters on my left XXXXXXX They were just there...

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I am having a flare up of bullous pemphigoid on arms,back ,abdomen and hips . Blisters much smaller than original occuring in 2005.I was treated...

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