Dermatitis herpetiformis

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Background

  • Autoimmune disorder associated gluten sensitivity

Diagnosis

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