Discoid Lupus

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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...
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Plaquenil 513 Prednisone 191 Methotrexate 74
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Discoid Lupus & Scars

5.44% of the posts that mention Discoid Lupus also mention Scars (339 posts)
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dx DLE that I now have scarring which can upset me on some...
" ...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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to help heal cuts and scrapes and help prevent scarri...
" ...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.... "

a little weird I wish I could get rid of them, the scars...
" ...butterfly rash, discoid lupus I've had this mess on my face since the very begining plaquenil helped at first, ...derm. I know this sounds a little weird I wish I could get rid of them, the scar... "

haven't had lesions for years and my scars have faded so if...
" ...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... "

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mostly cleared I still have scars but even they seem alot...
" ...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... "

of a treatment that would diminsh the appearance of scars...
" 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... "

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about the scarring. I have the scars on both sides of...
" ...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... "

I'm working real hard to get rid of old marks, scars so...
" 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... "

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about it. I have alot of scars from these lesions, and...
" ...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... "

helped . I have facial scarring. I can honestly tell...
" ...(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... "

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