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Question: Bullous Dermotosis


 psraat - Tue Aug 10, 2010 11:02 pm

Hi
I had bullous Dermotosis when i was 11 years. I got treated and resulted with scars on my back.

I am 29 now. I am overweight . Skin around neck and on hands getting rashes when exposed to sunlight.

I am getting periods in two months.

I am just worrying if i will get the disease again
 Dr.M.jagesh kamath - Wed Aug 11, 2010 10:45 pm

User avatar Hello,It would have been more useful if you had mentioned the disease.Bullous disesae is a vague term encompassing commoner bullous impetigo to the more serious types like chronic bullous disease of childhood and dermatitis herpetiformis.
It is however more likely that it was Chronic Bullous Disease Of Childhood from your history.This condition is a rare auto immune disease.The good thing about it is that it remits in most cases in a couple of years.So I guess there is nothing more to worry assuming the diagnosis.Do get treated for photosensitivity with sunscreen lotions externally and Bcarotene internally ideally through proper diet.
Best wishes.

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