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Epidermolysis bullosa acquisita Treatments

Epidermolysis bullosa acquisita: Treatments

Some of the possible treatments for Epidermolysis bullosa acquisita from various sources may include:

Treatments for Epidermolysis bullosa acquisita

The following treatments are listed for Epidermolysis bullosa acquisita in our knowledge base:

  • Treatment revolves mainly around using medication to suppress the immune system and thus halt the autoimmune process
  • Medication: azathioprine, corticosteroids, colchicines, Dapsone, gold, IV immunoglobulin, mycophenolate mofetil
  • Treat any associated or underlying conditions
  • Minimize physical trauma to the skin
  • If the mouth is involved, the diet should be changed to minimize oral damage i.e. soft food, low acidity foods

Treatments for Causes of Epidermolysis bullosa acquisita

Review the treatment information pages for various causes of Epidermolysis bullosa acquisita:

More causes: not all possible causes for Epidermolysis bullosa acquisita are listed above; for a full list refer to causes of Epidermolysis bullosa acquisita.

Treatment Notes

Only your doctor can advise whether any of these treatments are appropriate for your specific medical situation. Always discuss all treatment options with your doctor before making a decision, including whether to start or discontinue any treatment plan.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Epidermolysis bullosa acquisita:

The following list of conditions have 'Epidermolysis bullosa acquisita' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

Select from the following alphabetical view of conditions which include a symptom of Epidermolysis bullosa acquisita or choose View All.


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