Difference between revisions of "Dermatitis herpetiformis"

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*Autoimmune disorder associated gluten sensitivity
 
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[[File:Dermatitis-herpetiformis2.jpg|thumbnail|Characteristic rash]]
 
[[File:Dermatitis-herpetiformis2.jpg|thumbnail|Characteristic rash]]
 
*Looks like [[scabies]], but clustered around elbows, knees, shoulders, buttox
 
*Looks like [[scabies]], but clustered around elbows, knees, shoulders, buttox

Revision as of 19:31, 25 July 2016

Background

  • Autoimmune disorder associated gluten sensitivity

Evaluation

Characteristic rash
  • Looks like scabies, but clustered around elbows, knees, shoulders, buttox

Differential Diagnosis

Vesiculobullous rashes

Febrile

Afebrile

Management

  • Gluten free diet
  • Dapsone

See Also

Rash