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What is Mucha-Habermann Disease?

What is Mucha-Habermann Disease?

  • Mucha-Habermann Disease: A condition which is characterized by rashes and small lesions of the skin.
  • Mucha-Habermann Disease: A subgroup of PARAPSORIASIS itself divided into acute and chronic forms. The acute form is characterized by the abrupt onset of a generalized, reddish-brown, maculopapular eruption. Lesions may be vesicular, hemorrhagic, crusted, or necrotic. Histologically the disease is characterized by epidermal necrolysis. The chronic form shows milder skin changes with necrosis. An important variant of the chronic form is LYMPHOMATOID PAPULOSIS.
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Mucha-Habermann Disease: Introduction

Types of Mucha-Habermann Disease:

Broader types of Mucha-Habermann Disease:

How serious is Mucha-Habermann Disease?

Prognosis of Mucha-Habermann Disease: In chronic cases, scaling can last for 3-4 weeks and may recur for years.
Complications of Mucha-Habermann Disease: see complications of Mucha-Habermann Disease

What causes Mucha-Habermann Disease?

Causes of Mucha-Habermann Disease: see causes of Mucha-Habermann Disease

What are the symptoms of Mucha-Habermann Disease?

Symptoms of Mucha-Habermann Disease: see symptoms of Mucha-Habermann Disease

Complications of Mucha-Habermann Disease: see complications of Mucha-Habermann Disease

Mucha-Habermann Disease: Testing

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Mucha-Habermann Disease.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Mucha-Habermann Disease: Allergist/Immunologist, Dermatologist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Mucha-Habermann Disease.
Treatments for Mucha-Habermann Disease: see treatments for Mucha-Habermann Disease
Research for Mucha-Habermann Disease: see research for Mucha-Habermann Disease

Name and Aliases of Mucha-Habermann Disease

Main name of condition: Mucha-Habermann Disease

Other names or spellings for Mucha-Habermann Disease:

Acute lichenoid pityriasis, Acute parapsoriasis, PLEVA, Pityriasis lichenoides et varioliformis acuta Source - Diseases Database

Mucha-Habermann Disease: Related Conditions

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