J Dermatolog Treat. 2011 Oct;22(5):304-5. doi: 10.3109/09546631003762670. Epub 2010 Aug 1.
National Skin Centre, Singapore. firstname.lastname@example.org
Hailey-Hailey disease (HHD) or familial benign pemphigus is known to have a chronic relapsing-remitting course. Conventional treatment with topical steroids and antibiotics often yield unsatisfactory results. We report a case of HHD treated successfully with topical cadexomer iodine powder. Cadexomer iodine may be a useful therapy for recalcitrant cases of HHD.