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Dermatitis herpetiformis, familial(DH)

MedGen UID:
371361
Concept ID:
C1832586
Disease or Syndrome
Synonym: DH
 
Monarch Initiative: MONDO:0011024
OMIM®: 601230

Definition

Dermatitis herpetiformis (DH) and celiac disease (CD; see 212750) are gluten-sensitive diseases. In classic CD the small intestine is predominantly affected, whereas in DH the skin is also affected, showing typical rash and IgA deposits. [from OMIM]

Clinical features

From HPO
Pruritus
MedGen UID:
19534
Concept ID:
C0033774
Sign or Symptom
Pruritus is an itch or a sensation that makes a person want to scratch. This term refers to an abnormally increased disposition to experience pruritus.

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Therapy

Li S, Qiu L, Xu J, Lin P, Ok CY, Tang G, McDonnell TJ, James You M, Khanlari M, Miranda RN, Medeiros LJ
Leukemia 2023 Feb;37(2):422-432. Epub 2022 Dec 13 doi: 10.1038/s41375-022-01778-9. PMID: 36513804

Prognosis

Li S, Qiu L, Xu J, Lin P, Ok CY, Tang G, McDonnell TJ, James You M, Khanlari M, Miranda RN, Medeiros LJ
Leukemia 2023 Feb;37(2):422-432. Epub 2022 Dec 13 doi: 10.1038/s41375-022-01778-9. PMID: 36513804

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