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Disease Dermatitis Herpetiformis

Name Dermatitis Herpetiformis
Synonyms Disease, Duhring | Disease, Duhring's | Duhring Disease | Duhring's Disease | Duhrings Disease
Definition 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.
Categories Immune system disease | Skin disease
MeSH® ID D003874
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1. DiseasesSkin and Connective Tissue Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Skin Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Dermatitis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Dermatitis Herpetiformis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesSkin and Connective Tissue Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Skin Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Skin Diseases, Vesiculobullous Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Dermatitis Herpetiformis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
3. DiseasesImmune System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Autoimmune Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Dermatitis Herpetiformis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Dermatitis Herpetiformis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Dermatitis herpetiformis, familial