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Do You Have Dermatitis Herpetiformis? Photos Might Help You Decide


Updated April 03, 2014

Dermatitis herpetiformis, an itchy, stinging skin condition associated with celiac disease, can be mistaken for other skin conditions, including psoriasis, acne and hives.

You'll need a skin biopsy for dermatitis herpetiformis to determine for certain if you have the condition. But you may be able to get an idea of whether it's a possibility by looking at these photos of different dermatitis herpetiformis cases:

In addition to these dermatitis herpetiformis pictures, the University of Iowa Hardin MD medical library has an extensive dermatitis herpetiformis photo gallery.

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