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Linear IgA bullous dermatosis in a neonate
  1. S Y R Lee,
  2. C Y Leung,
  3. C W Leung,
  4. C B Chow,
  5. K M Leung,
  6. Q U Lee
  1. Princess Margaret Hospital, Princess Margaret Hospital Road, Kwai Chun, NT, Hong Kong;

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    We encountered a neonatal case of linear IgA bullous dermatosis. Only one other case of the disease diagnosed in the neonatal period has been reported, so we felt that it was important to describe this case.

    Small vesicles first appeared on the face, hands, and legs of a Chinese full term baby boy on day 3 of life, which evolved into bullae on day 13. New bullae continued to erupt until day 18. By day 25, …

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