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Introduction: DLE

Description of DLE

DLE (medical condition): Form of lupus affecting the skin....more »

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Discoid lupus erythematosus:
  »Introduction: Discoid lupus erythematosus
  »Symptoms of Discoid lupus erythematosus
  »Tests for Discoid lupus erythematosus
  »Treatments for Discoid lupus erythematosus

DLE: chronic form of cutaneous lupus erythematosus in which the skin lesions mimic those of the systemic form but in which systemic signs are rare; characterized by the presence of discoid skin plaques showing varying degrees of edema, erythema, scaliness, follicular plugging, and skin atrophy; lesions are surrounded by an elevated erythematous border; the condition typically involves the face and scalp, but widespread dissemination may occur.
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DLE: Related Topics

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DLE as a Disease

DLE: Another name for Discoid lupus erythematosus (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Discoid lupus erythematosus
  »Symptoms of Discoid lupus erythematosus
  »Treatments for Discoid lupus erythematosus

DLE: Related Diseases

DLE: DLE is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Symptoms of DLE (Discoid lupus erythematosus)

Some of the symptoms of DLE incude:

Treatments for DLE (Discoid lupus erythematosus)

Treatments for DLE (Discoid lupus erythematosus) include:

Treatment of DLE: For more treatment information about DLE, see treatment of Discoid lupus erythematosus (DLE)

DLE: Article Excerpts about Discoid lupus erythematosus

Discoid lupus erythematosus refers to a skin disorder in which a red, raised rash appears on the face,... (Source: excerpt from Handout on Health Systemic Lupus Erythematosus: NIAMS)

DLE: Related Disease Topics

These medical disease topics may be related to DLE:

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For a description of DLE, see:

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