Dermatitis Herpetiformis

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    Taxonomy Code: YF-3000.2415

    An itchy, blistering skin disease that stems from gluten intolerance. The rash usually occurs on the elbows, knees and buttocks. Dermatitis herpetiformis can cause significant intestinal damage identical to that of celiac disease. However, it may not produce noticeable digestive symptoms. The disease is treated with a gluten-free diet, in addition to medication to control the rash.

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    GLUTEN INTOLERANCE GROUP OF LONG ISLANDProvides education and support to persons suffering with gluten intolerances, celiac disease, dermatitis herpetiformis and gluten sensitivities. Also supports doctor education, medical research and community awareness to make a gluten free diet easier to follow and help Celiacs to live healthy lives. Meetings are held the first Wednesday of every month (except Jan, Feb, Jul & Aug) at 7:30pm, at Hibernian Hall, 27 Locust Avenue, Babylon, NY 11702. Call for more information.NassauGLUTEN INTOLERANCE GROUP OF LONG ISLANDGLUTEN INTOLERANCE GROUP OF LONG ISLAND

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