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- Bullous pemphigoid
Bullous pemphigoid is a rare skin condition that causes large, fluid-filled blisters. They develop on areas of skin that often flex - such as the lower abdomen, upper thighs or armpits. Bullous pemphigoid is most common in older adults.TreatmentFor moderate-to-severe cases of bullous pemphigoid, your healthcare provider may prescribe an oral corticosteroid, like prednisone in addition to a steroid-spari Read More
- Deciduous skin
Deciduous skin is defined as the periodic, continuous, or seasonal peeling or shedding of the epidermal skin layer considering a generalized distribution.Deciduous skin is also referred to as the peeling skin syndrome (PSS), which is a rare autosomal recessive form of ichthyosis.This is clinically characterized by asymptomatic, superficial, and spontaneous peeling of the skin.It is also histologic Read More
- Dyshidrotic eczema
A type of dermatitis, dyshidrotic eczema is much more common among women.
Dyshidrotic eczema, also known as dyshidrosis or pompholyx, is a type of eczema that causes a blistering rash on the hands or feet, especially the fingers, palms, and soles.
The blisters are small and often very itchy.
Dyshidrotic eczema is the third most common dermatitis, or inflammation, of the hands. It's twice as common in women as men.
- Granuloma fungoides
Symptoms of mycosis fungoides can look like symptoms of some common and less serious skin conditions, like eczema or psoriasis.
Since mycosis fungoides usually worsens very slowly, it may look like a skin rash or scaly patch of skin for years or even decades. Because of this, people with this skin cancer may at first be misdiagnosed as having another skin condition.
If you have mycosis fungoides, your symptoms will vary dependi Read More
- Ichthyosis netherton syndrome
Netherton syndrome is a rare hereditary disorder characterized by scaling skin, hair anomalies, increased susceptibility to atopic eczema (a skin condition that can result in dry, red and flaky skin), elevated IgE levels, and other related symptoms. Netherton syndrome is inherited as an autosomal recessive trait. Read More
- Wiskott aldrich syndrome
Wiskott Aldrich syndrome is a syndrome that contains various conditions resulting from a mutation in WAS gene. Mutation in WAS gene results in a deficiency in WASP protein then platelet count starts decreasing. That is called thrombocytopenia. This disease is of immunological deficiency and reduced ability to form blood clots.In this disease, the problems like bloody diarrhea, recurrent infections, scaling, itchy s Read More