Auto-Immune Diseases

Many skin diseases result from an immune response that has been misdirected to skin structures.

Lupus, scleroderma, morphea, Sjogren's Syndrome, vasculitis, pemphigus, and bullous and cicatricial pemphigoid are a few of the diseases in this group.

These diseases can be hard to diagnose accurately.  Often, several biopsies and blood tests are needed to reach a firm diagnosis.

 

 

 

                         

 

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