"Dermatitis Herpetiformis" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Rare, chronic, papulo-vesicular disease characterized by an intensely pruritic eruption consisting of various combinations of symmetrical, erythematous, papular, vesicular, or bullous lesions. The disease is strongly associated with the presence of HLA-B8 and HLA-DR3 antigens. A variety of different autoantibodies has been detected in small numbers in patients with dermatitis herpetiformis.
- Dermatitis Herpetiformis
- Duhring's Disease
- Disease, Duhring's
- Duhrings Disease
- Duhring Disease
- Disease, Duhring
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Dermatitis Herpetiformis" by people in Profiles.
McCleskey PE, Erickson QL, David-Bajar KM, Elston DM. Palmar petechiae in dermatitis herpetiformis: a case report and clinical review. Cutis. 2002 Oct; 70(4):217-23.
Williams BT, Hampton MT, Mitchell DF, Metcalf JS. Intracorneal nuclear dust aggregates in dermatitis herpetiformis. A clue to diagnosis. Am J Dermatopathol. 1995 Feb; 17(1):48-52.
Thiers BH. Dermatitis herpetiformis. J Am Acad Dermatol. 1981 Jul; 5(1):114-7.