" ...say without seeing a picture and even then I wouldn't want to commit! Mine don't give me any grief since I started on Plaq and MTX but it took so long to dx DLE that I now have scarring which can... "
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(Lupus Erythematosus Discoid)
Discoid lupus erythematosus (DLE) is a chronic skin condition of sores with inflammation and scarring favoring the face, ears, and sca...Read on Wikipedia
Common Discoid Lupus treatments discussed around the web
Plaquenil 453 Prednisone 168 Methotrexate 69
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Discoid Lupus & Scars
5.36% of the posts that mention Discoid Lupus also mention Scars (313 posts)
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" ...I have discoid lupus also and take plaquenil daily. I have ...\"arnica\" from the health store. It's supposed to help heal cuts and scrapes and help prevent scarring. I think it helps.... "
" ...since taking Plaquenil for SLE my skin hasn't been better! I have scarring from the delay in diagnosing my condition but I haven't had lesions for years and my scars have faded so... "
" ...im 26 and I have dle had it about 4 years tried creams and steroids I have tried hyroxychloroquine and methotraxate thialidamide none worked but ...cleared I still have scars but even... "
" Discoid Lupus Hello, Im new to the ...two. I have been living with discoid lupus for about 3 yrs now. I was wondering if anyone knew of a treatment that would diminsh the appearance of scars c... "
" ...DLE along with UCTD, Raynaud's, FMS, etc etc etc. I can appreciate what you're saying about the scarring. I have the scars on both sides of my face right in front of my ears. I've been on... "
" Hi all, I have Discoid Lupus and the things that seem ...far are Kukuai oil (from a Hawaiian nut). I'm working real hard to get rid of old marks, scars so this week I have been using a home... "
" ...been struggling with discoid lupus for several ...and use temovate regularly. If anyone has had any luck using something else, i've love to hear about it. I have alot of scars from these... "
" ...(I was on Clobetosol) helped . I have facial scarring. I can honestly tell you that for us DLE folks, sun avoidance is key. Sunscreen, tinted windows in the car, long sleeves etc. It is the new... "
" ...seems, unsually, I have a mixture of genetic and Discoid Lupus hair loss going on. I've been given elocon lotion which is ...I was told that Discoid Lupus is one of the scarring alopecia's but ... "
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