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Could You Have Lupus of the Skin?

Discoid lupus erythematosus is a form of lupus that mainly affects the skin. Learn about treatment options for this autoimmune skin condition.

#Mometasone is a topical corticosteroid used to treat #inflammation, redness, itching, and swelling caused by a number of skin conditions such as psoriasis, #eczema, dermatitis, allergy, lichen simplex chronicus, genital organ pruritus, granuloma annulare, discoid lupus erythematosus, and cutaneous T-cell lymphoma.

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This will explain... Lupus erythematosus is an autoimmune photosensitive dermatosis that can be localized or systemic, often with significant overlap. 1. Localized cutaneous (discoid) lupus erythematosus (DLE) (Fig. 19), usually localized to the head or neck, is characterized by atrophic, scarring plaques on sun-exposed areas. 2. Subacute cutaneous lupus erythematosus (SCLE) (Fig. 20) is characterized by annular pink to red plaques in a sun-exposed, shawl-like distribution on the chest…

Discoid Lupus Erythematosus– Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment and Ongoing care