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what is the difference between dhystrotic eczema and dermatitis herptiformis?

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Dr. Nayla Mumneh
28 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Skin rashes: 2 different conditions with different patterns and distribution, an experienced dermatologist can help you differentiate the 2, one is associated with excessive hand washing, the other is associated with gluten hypersensitivity.
Answered on Sep 21, 2013
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