A chronic autoimmune disorder, Dermatitis Herpetiformis(DH), leads to an itchy rash containing bumps and blisters. The areas where dermatitis herpetiformis is most likely to develop are elbows, knees, scalp, back and buttocks. Although the reason for the development of dermatitis herpetiformis is unknown, it can be treated by using antibiotics once detected.
HOW IS DERMATITIS HERPETIFORMIS DIAGNOSED?
It usually prevails in people who come between the age group of 15 to 40.