- Atopic Dermatitis.
- Psoriasis Vulgaris.
- Autoimmune Bullous Diseases.
- Bullous Pemphigoid.
- Pemphigus Group.
- Dermatitis Herpetiformis (Duhring’s Disease)
- Connective Tissue Diseases.
What autoimmune diseases cause a rash?
Rashes can be seen in many of the diseases we treat including scleroderma, vasculitis, lupus and dermatomyositis. Many physicians and patients are aware of the classic malar (over cheeks and nose) rash seen in systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE or lupus) that can be triggered by exposure to sunlight.
What autoimmune causes itching?
Dermatomyositis causes autoimmune inflammation and damage in the muscles, skin, and occasionally other vital organs, such as the lungs. In addition, dermatomyositis skin disease is often more troublesome for the patient by producing symptoms such as itching (lupus skin disease usually does not itch).
Is itchy skin a symptom of autoimmune disease?
Pruritus is a common symptom of autoimmune conditions affecting the skin. However, it is often overlooked in clinical routine and by the scientific community.
Can autoimmune disease cause itchy scalp?
Psoriasis. Psoriasis is an autoimmune disorder that causes dry, red patches with a covering of silvery scales to form around a person’s trunk and major joints. Psoriasis scales can also develop on the scalp, and they can often be itchy. People can develop a treatment plan with their doctor to manage their psoriasis.