Which dietary modifications are used in the treatment of pemphigus vulgaris?

Updated: Jun 14, 2018
  • Author: Bassam Zeina, MD, PhD; Chief Editor: Dirk M Elston, MD  more...
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No dietary restrictions are needed, but patients with oral disease may benefit from avoiding certain foods (eg, spicy foods, tomatoes, orange juice) and hard foods that may traumatize the oral epithelium mechanically (eg, nuts, chips, hard vegetables and fruit).


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