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Rash Question ??
Mar 12, 2005
... Dear Linda, I don't think that you have to be sun-exposed in order to get a lupus rash, if you are so disposed to get one. This thought seems to be reflected in the "4 of 11" criteria. Photosensitivity, malar rashes, and discoid rashes are three different, separate criteria. Photosensitivity may not even create a rash---it could bring on a flare without a rash,... (5 replies)
... My photosensitivity came on very slowly. Years before any lesions, I was getting woozy, headaches, livedo reticularis, etc. on bright hot days, but I ignored all that. ... (10 replies)
... I am planning to show my Doctor the criteria list tomorrow,My Facial Rash is very hard to miss,It has become very deep red in this past year,and never goes away,so he definatly can not miss that. ... (4 replies)

... what is malor rash with photosensitivity, on my forearms I have dramatic itching, I have tried everything and perscription medications with no relief. ... (1 replies)
Jul 30, 2005
... zone of my face since yesterday and my face is flushed in that area. It doesn't look like a rash b'c it's just one and only slightly raised, but visible. I'm wondering if this is the beginning of the rash. ... (6 replies)
Lupus rash
Aug 31, 2004
... if they get any rash at all! ... (16 replies)
... Hi. I'm only a patient, of course, so the following is only from that perspective! A malar rash is facial. It's also called "butterfly", because of its shape. ... (1 replies)
... tell you exactly what to do if a new rash starts to bloom, as in "Return immediately for further testing! ... (3 replies)
... Hi guys...=) Just browsing briefly before I take off to Cleveland and this post interests me because I've never had and actual lupus "rash" -- just a blush that ranges from pink to red and comes and goes and does get worse with heat or sun... I've researced the sometimes elusive malar rash (sometimes positive ana) that so many doctors want to see before they will give you a... (17 replies)
... make sure you have the RASH present when you go. ... (2 replies)
... I do tend to have photosensitivity to sunlight as well but I was just wondering what other people thought of my pic. ... (2 replies)
... I have one more question, what does photosensitivity mean for patients with Lupus? ... (2 replies)
... Absolutely, yes. Systemic symptoms are often triggered by sun exposure even without rash or sunburn. ... (2 replies)
... like and as the rash spread, it started to fade. My derm started me on steroid creams, which was like throwing a glass of water on a burning house. ... (5 replies)
Questions on rash
Jan 18, 2006
... none of the skin info I just read says that a malar rash HAS TO BE photosensitive. Malar rash is only one of the four criteria dealing with skin, and "photosensitivity" is a separate criteria entirely within the "skin" category. ... (3 replies)
... osure also makes you feel wiped out for a week after. The patch test is a good idea. Some sunscreens with PABA are allergenic for some people, but if you got the rash on areas where you didn't apply sunscreen, then it is a photosensitivity reaction. ... (3 replies)
... I know I should be pleased but I feel helpless as I cant seem to get an answer. She dismissed the photosensitivity of it, said flushed skin does flush, said it isnt typical of an allergy as it doesnt itch. ... (9 replies)
... it is accumulative for me... it builds up over time... even outside of a flare... like day 1, i might be fine... day 4, i'll probably get a huge raised rash wherever the sun hits within 15 minutes of exposure ... hives on shoulders, neck, back, face, arms, etc... ... (2 replies)
Jul 30, 2005
... matory called relafen in addition to my plaquenil, nexium, and thyroid hormone. I was out in the sun one afternoon and got this awful itching, burning, tingling rash on my arm and hand. To make a long story short, it turns out that the photosensitive reaction was due to the relafen. ... (6 replies)
... your dermie got you to provoke a rash by going into some serious sun? ... (2 replies)

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