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... The Manhattan dermapathologist had me retrieve old skin tests from previous labs. ... (14 replies)
... I was told about one year ago that I had borderline lupus which at the time my main ordeal was getting a difinitive dx. of what my dermapathologist thought was systemic mastocytosis (mast cell disease) which turns out I do have this rare disease. At the time my Doctor didn't seem to concerned about the borderline lupus................should I be concerened now????? I have... (5 replies)
Strange rashes....
Oct 17, 2005
... I too have had a super itchy rash. It itched so badly that nothing over the counter would touch it for more than 10-15 minutes and it would start itching again. The only thing that seemed to help was an ice pack. (I actually had to sleep with one on my chest in order to get any sleep at all) According to my dermapathologist, it was not a reaction to any of the meds but rather... (2 replies)

... It is very difficult to get a lupus diagnosis, so many things have to be considered. A good dermatologist or a dermapathologist can do a skin biopsy and help with the diagnosis. Everyone is welcome on this board, keep us posted as to how you are doing. ... (12 replies)
... Dear Help, I too have multiple enlarged Lymph nodes. These were found after a CT scan on a possible Ovarian cyst. The cyst is gone, but the lymph nodes in my adominal area were enlarged. When this occurs in multiple nodes it is called Lymphadenopathy. I am offically diagnosed with Tumid Lupus and SCLE. I asked my dermapathologist (she diagnosed me and I have great respect... (7 replies)
Thank you Veej
May 13, 2005
... Just wanted to give you a big thanks Veej for all the great info you have posted, both personal experience and technical as well. I had my first visit with the Dermatologist today and I was able to listen more effectively because you armed me with such great info. As she was explaining about SCLE and how and where it can effect your body and determining that I am definitly... (9 replies)
... Dear VeeJ, thank you for putting some info. out here for us; I was sent to a dermapathologist by my rheumatologist; who dx me with sjogren's and morpheous of lesion. Sooooo the dermapathologist (great Dr.) she took two very deep biopsies wher I had scarring/brown patches left from hives that I had prior. She mentioned uticaria pigmentosa as probable, but had me see a... (5 replies)
... Hi, I am new actually returning after a long time. Recently I was told by a dermapathologist that I had borderline lupus; I didn't think much of it at the time, but now after reading and becoming more educated about it's many symotms etc... All of this started about one year ago; I was placed on zyrtec,atarax, and kept cortisone creme with me at all times due to the... (0 replies)
... Angelic, Thanks for the answer. The official diagnosis was TLE. I had a + ana smooth homogenous 1:1280, joint pain, muscle aches, Tumid rash. I also experienced one of the common SCLE rashes once. When it was at it's worse it hurt to role over in bed, fever, chills spiking temp etc. I have had some mouth ulcers and 2 gential ulcers<-these are not fun. If I'm out in the sun... (3 replies)
... and he sent me to a dermapathologist who also recognized it in a flash. ... (12 replies)
... My dermapathologist wrote me a letter of medical necessity for it and I am currently appealing the coverage to my Health Plan. ... (16 replies)
... The ice pack does help quite a bit. Aveeno is a good idea as well. I thought I could hold out until I see the dermapathologist Nov 1, but if it continues like this I won't be able to wait. ... (15 replies)
Rashes? Lupus?
Jun 27, 2004
... nil. Had a rash pop up on the under side of both my fore arms at the same time and both itched. Looked like little red bumps kind of like little bites. Showed my dermapathologist and she said that it did not look like the rash one gets from Plaquenil. ... (17 replies)
... Dear Mega, I will let someone else who is familiar with Sjogren's Syndrome answer that part of your post. In regards to whether or not you'll get a diagnosis. If your blood work is conclusive enough coupled with your list of symptoms, you might get a diagnosis. From listening to all others who post here, I don't know if anyone of us got a diagnosis the first time. I was... (9 replies)
... visit with her and 3 days later the biopsy confirmed it. I am currently under the care of Dr. Richard Stern out of UTSW. He is the one that referred me to the dermapathologist on the first visit. ... (14 replies)
... that the skin manifastations was not his strong suite, he called the dermapathologist and set up the appointment for me while I was still there. He did this the first time I saw him. ... (14 replies)
Anemia anyone
Jun 14, 2004
... My dermapathologist just called and said my latest blood work looks great except that it appears as though I'm a "little anemic". Value in march was 13.3, now is 11.4, normal is 11. ... (6 replies)
Is this Normal
Jun 11, 2004
... Saw my dermapathologist on Monday. She thought that I would have some relief from the rashes by now. ... (10 replies)
Is this Normal
Jun 3, 2004
... Have an appointment Monday with my dermapathologist and will obviously be discussing this. ... (10 replies)
Finally...a dx
May 20, 2004
... egarding possible drug side effects from birth control when we were still searching and I was grasping at any straw I could find. Took an extremely knowledgeable Dermapathologist to make the diagnosis. ... (8 replies)




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