Blistering Disorders

Diffuse Bullous Skin Lesions

In Case 1, 55-year-old man presents to the clinic with multiple tense bullae diffusely involving his trunk and extremities that overlie urticarial plaques. In Case 2, 40-year-old African American man presented to the clinic with a few small flaccid blisters as well as multiple crusted erosions and some areas of post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation on his back and in the creases of his elbows.

Derm Dx: Skin Blisters and Erosion in an Elderly Woman

A 77-year-old woman is sent for consultation from a nursing home for evaluation of skin blisters and erosions. She is unable to provide meaningful history, but according to the nursing records, the condition has been present several weeks and is being treated with a topical antibiotic ointment. She is currently taking multiple oral medications for…

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