CICATRICIAL/MUCOUS MEMBRANE PEMHIGOID: CLINICAL FEATURES, HISTOPATHOLOGY & TREATMENT
Author: Sanketh DS, MDS
Cicatricial pemphigoid, now renamed as mucous membrane pemphigoid(MMP), is an auto-immune blistering disease affecting mucous membranes which may include oral cavity, conjunctiva, oro-pharynx, and skin of head and neck. The term “cicatricial” in cicatricial pemhigoid is derived from the word “cicatrix”, which means scar.
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