CASE REPORT ON EPIDERMOLYSIS BULLOSA- A RARE DISORDERS

  • Dileepreddy Gottimuukula Department of Clinical Pharmacy, Vaagdevi College of Pharmacy, Ramnagar, Hanamkonda
  • Rakesh Chakinala Department of Clinical Pharmacy, Vaagdevi College of Pharmacy, Ramnagar, Hanamkonda
  • Surender Kagithapu Kakathiya Medical College, Mahathma Gandhi Memorial Hospital, Warangal, Telangana
  • Yogi Morishetty Kakathiya Medical College, Mahathma Gandhi Memorial Hospital, Warangal, Telangana
  • Goverdhan Puchchakayala Department of Clinical Pharmacy, Vaagdevi College of Pharmacy, Ramnagar, Hanamkonda

Abstract

Epidermolysis bullosa is a rare group of skin disorders which is characterized by extreme fragility of skin and mucous memberane, which leads to formation of blisters and skin lesions. It affects 1 out of every 50,000 live births. There is no specific treatment, daily wound care and pain management are the only available treatment options. Here we report a case of male neonate with epidermolysis bullosa and  respiratory distress. The neonate was died due to severe respiratory distress.

Published
2016-12-19
How to Cite
GOTTIMUUKULA, Dileepreddy et al. CASE REPORT ON EPIDERMOLYSIS BULLOSA- A RARE DISORDERS. JOURNAL OF ADVANCES IN NATURAL SCIENCES, [S.l.], v. 3, n. 3, p. 298-300, dec. 2016. ISSN 2393-9257. Available at: <https://cirworld.com/index.php/jns/article/view/5008>. Date accessed: 30 may 2017.
Section
Articles

Keywords

Epidermolysis bullosa; blisters; lesions; respiratory distress