Which cutaneous conditions can be treated with extracorporeal photopheresis (ECP)?

Updated: Nov 21, 2016
  • Author: Vikas Shrivastava, MD; Chief Editor: William D James, MD  Dirk M Elston, MD  more...
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Other uses of ECP [1, 23, 24, 25]

The following conditions have been treated using ECP:

  • Systemic sclerosis/scleroderma

  • Severe atopic dermatitis

  • Epidermolysis bullosa acquisita

  • Erosive oral lichen planus

  • Recalcitrant pemphigus vulgaris

  • Recalcitrant pemphigus foliaceous

  • Psoriasis

  • Scleromyxedema

  • Rheumatoid arthritis

  • Lupus erythematosus

  • Nephrogenic systemic fibrosis/nephrogenic fibrosing dermopathy


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