The genetic disorder that causes blisters to form on the skin is known as Hailey-Hailey Disease. The rashes and blisters would not only form in the folds of the skin but also over other larger areas of the body. The blisters could break and become infected.
HOW IS HAILEY-HAILEY DISEASE DIAGNOSED?
Diagnosis of the same can be done by a dermatologist who would check or track these blisters. A tissue test can also be done to check the same.
HOW IS HAILEY-HAILEY DISEASE TREATED?
Hailey-Hailey Disease can be treated with use of topical steroid creams. A dermatologist could prescribe antibiotics and antifungal medication to prevent infections. Laser resurfacing or burning the top layer of the skin using a laser allows healthy and unaffected skin to grow.