dermatitis herpetiformis

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dermatitis herpetiformis

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Patient case no. 540
Date added 19 February 2003

Patient details

Age Elderly patient
Localisation Trunk / décolleté

Primary Lesions

  • Papule / erythematous
  • Bulla / blister
  • Crust

Pathophysiology

  • auto-immune bullous diseases / dermatitis herpetiformis

Symptoms Pruritus (itching),
Diagnosis dermatitis herpetiformis
Dark skin N
Pregnancy N
Immuno-suppression N

dermatitis herpetiformis

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Patient case no. 540
Date added 19 February 2003

Patient details

Age Elderly patient
Localisation Lower limbs / knee

Primary Lesions

  • Alopecia / scarring
  • Papule / erythematous
  • Plaque / erythematous
  • Vesicles

Pathophysiology

  • auto-immune bullous diseases / dermatitis herpetiformis

Symptoms Pruritus (itching),
Diagnosis dermatitis herpetiformis
Dark skin N
Pregnancy N
Immuno-suppression N

dermatitis herpetiformis

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Patient case no. 540
Date added 19 February 2003

Patient details

Age Elderly patient
Localisation Head / face / beard

Primary Lesions

  • Papule / erythematous
  • Alopecia / non scarring
  • Crust
  • Erosion / ulceration

Pathophysiology

  • auto-immune bullous diseases / dermatitis herpetiformis

Symptoms Pruritus (itching),
Diagnosis dermatitis herpetiformis
Dark skin N
Pregnancy N
Immuno-suppression N

dermatitis herpetiformis

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Patient case no. 540
Date added 19 February 2003

Patient details

Age Elderly patient
Localisation Anogenital region / Folds / perineum

Primary Lesions

  • Plaque / erythematous
  • Crust
  • Alopecia / scarring
  • Erosion / ulceration
  • Papule / erythematous

Pathophysiology

  • auto-immune bullous diseases / dermatitis herpetiformis

Symptoms Pruritus (itching),
Diagnosis dermatitis herpetiformis
Dark skin N
Pregnancy N
Immuno-suppression N

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