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Table 1 Previously reported prevalence rates of autoantibodies to structural proteins of the skin

From: Prevalence of pemphigus and pemphigoid autoantibodies in the general population

Antigen Population (n) Prevalence Reference
Dsg1 Normal subjects (53) 0.0 % [35]
  Blood donors (401) 0.7 % [20]
Dsg3 Normal subjects (53) 0.0 % [35]
  Blood donors (401) 0.2 % [20]
BP180* Healthy volunteers (47) 0.0 % [36]
  Blood donors (494) 2.0 % [19]
  Normal subjects (336) 1.5 % [37]
  Healthy subjects (61) 0.0 % [38]
BP230 Normal controls (109) 0.0 % [39]
  Healthy controls (56) 7.0 % [40]
  Blood donors (483) 2.1 % [41]
  1. *to BP180-NC16A if not otherwise noted