Search results for Granuloma annulare

Granuloma Annulare in Sarcoid

  • By Sword7 · Posted November 27, 2010
  • Discussion in Stop Sarcoidosis · 6 replies
  • I was diagnosed with sarcoid in 1975, worked until 1986 but got so sick I was pensioned off. I now live a reasonably symptom free life apart from asthma and gradual loss of lung function. My daughter ...

Is there a connection between sclero and granuloma annulare

  • By karene76 · Posted February 21, 2013
  • Discussion in Scleroderma Foundation · 1 reply
  • I've now been diagnosed with granuloma annulare and was told by the dermatologist that this is autoimmune related. Is there a connection, or correlation between the two. I read in another "site" about ...

Granuloma Annulare & Ovarian Cancer

  • By mediamaven · Posted March 13, 2012
  • Discussion in Ovarian Cancer National Alliance · 2 replies
  • I am looking for other survivors who experienced the skin disorder 'granuloma annulare' prior to being diagnosed with oc/primary peritoneal cancer. I had this condition - raised bumps on my abdomen, sides ...

granuloma annulare

  • By montananf1 · Posted October 3, 2013
  • Discussion in Autoimmune Diseases · 7 replies
  • anyone here with lupus or R.A that also has granuloma annulare patches? i have deeoed a few on the knee and foot / ankle first appeared in June ! some blood work a little elevated by a point or two but ...

labrum tear

  • By lori326 · Posted October 30, 2013
  • Discussion in Ehlers-Danlos National Foundation · 17 replies
  • May have a hip labrum tear,going for MR Arthrogram soon. Lovely four surgeries in the past two years. Can not go for one more. I guess I will heal this one on my own for as long as I can? Also Biopsy ...

My last post

  • By AngelsFarm · Posted November 23, 2009
  • Journal entry · 3 replies
  • Arrggghh! Back from the latest doctor’s appoint. I’d be pulling my hair out if I hadn’t already lost most of it to alopecia and the remainder to the razor. My test were all negative. Go ...

went to my derm yesterday...

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  • By npf-158 (Inactive) · Posted October 1, 2004
  • Discussion in TalkPsoriasis · 6 replies
  • ** Originally posted by joellen ** she wants to start me on Soriatane. Have to get labs back before she'll prescribe. AND guess what?? I also have granuloma annulare. ANOTHER skin disfiguring ailment ...

Necrobiosis lipoidica

  • By jobgmom · Posted October 25, 2011
  • Discussion in Stop Sarcoidosis · 1 reply
  • I've had a rash (more like a lesion-dark & scarry) on my shin for some years which was diagnosed as Necrobiosis lipoidica (pre-Sarc DX). It was previously linked with Diabetes (I don't have) Now they ...

is a false negative biopsy possible?

  • By JenInCincy · Posted June 21, 2012
  • Discussion in TalkPsoriasis · 6 replies
  • I have an on and off rash that first showed up in spring of 1998. At that time I had what I now know to be a misdiagnosis of granuloma annulare. The rash is very itchy, red, bumpy. The first outbreak ...

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  • By fatima555 · Posted November 3, 2010
  • Discussion in Genetic Alliance · 1 reply
  • I suffer from Granuloma Anulare since 10 yrs. Anybody can help ...

SKIN problems: Anyone have bumpy skin areas &/or flat red plaques?

  • By Learningpeace · Posted October 14, 2013
  • Discussion in Autoimmune Diseases · 28 replies
  • Please let me know if anyone of you have these skin problems: areas of small red/purplish bumps that are in a group on your skin? And/or flat red patches (irregular shape with darker edges)? The purple-red ...

Strange rash

  • By artlover1967 · Posted September 17, 2013
  • Discussion in Ehlers-Danlos National Foundation · 5 replies
  • I have started getting this rash over past 3 days, it's red not raised and looks like someone has taken a large dull pencil and stabbed me over and over the front of my legs. Starts at thighs but is worse ...

Is Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis always considered cancer?

  • By KathyG2 · Posted November 4, 2013
  • Discussion in Lung Cancer Survivors · 10 replies
  • Had NSCLC - adenocarcinoma, with wedge resection; edges were clear, but still watching a couple nodules. In addition I was diagnosd with Pulmonary LCH for which I was recently referred to a pulmonary ...


  • By Becky42 · Posted May 20, 2009
  • Journal entry · 12 replies
  • Ok, so i left the pulm doctor this morning.....good news, is no change. Bad news is no change. Pred being cut in half again. Doctor wants more blood tests run (vampires) to see if I have titer that would ...


  • By ErinGree · Posted February 23, 2011
  • Journal entry · 3 replies
  • So my daughter has had a funky rash for about two weeks. Getting worse not better. She is dizzy and having some stomach pain but not really any other symptoms. So we have seen the pedi. 3 times in 2 weeks ...

Unknown skin condition?

  • By apple_pie · Posted October 8, 2011
  • Discussion in Skin Conditions · 6 replies
  • Hi, I have a strange "rash" on my body. I unfortunately have large breasts, and about 5 months ago I noticed red blotches in odd shapes appear below by breast area, where my bra line is and on my stomach ...

Ringworm-like Rashes

  • By tripLexie · Posted February 28, 2012
  • Discussion in Scleroderma Foundation · 8 replies
  • So, I've developed a rash. I've had it several times in the past few years but I always thought I was just super sensitive to ringworm. It starts out as a sensitive raised red bump, not itchy. It usually ...

Is there anyone else out there who has dermatomyositis?

  • By Tbiz52 · Posted October 9, 2013
  • Discussion in Scleroderma Foundation · 16 replies
  • Hi! My name is Theresa and I am new to this site. I have had dermatomyositis for more than 18 yrs now and when I first started having symptoms ~ as far as the rashes on my arms, chest face and especially ...

Tiny beed like bumps in skin?

  • By Lauralight · Posted February 12, 2012
  • Discussion in Stop Sarcoidosis · 16 replies
  • I thought this was straight Scleroderma? Apparently this is a another disease all together? I had looked up the tiny beed like bumps that have been showing up in my skin for about 20 years, one at a time ...


  • By Doc2Folk · Posted June 30, 2012
  • Discussion in Lung Cancer Survivors · 6 replies
  • I'm a 54-year-old fit never-smoker woman diagnosed with left upper lobe NSCLC (mixed squamous/adenoCA) mid-February 2012. Began Tarceva early March when biopsy results determined tumor EGFR+. Because ...


  • By LM23 · Posted September 1, 2011
  • Journal entry · 8 replies

sarcoidosis of the skin

  • By Donna5 · Posted December 3, 2006
  • Discussion in Stop Sarcoidosis · 18 replies
  • I have chronic sarc of the lungs and skin. I have great big sores on my face,neck,ears, and scalp. It is so ugly that I really hate to be seen anymore outside of family.It keeps spreading....i am on 20 ...

What should I do now???

  • By cheri72 · Posted January 8, 2009
  • Discussion in Stop Sarcoidosis · 7 replies
  • Im really worried, my new rheumy will not call me back!! I went to see him and I guess he was blind to all of my inflammation, maybe he thought it was just fat?? He pacified my pain to say its fibromyalgia ...

Sarcoidosis? Voice loss, joint pain, fatigue, tinnitus- no diagnosis?

  • By Health4Me · Posted August 17, 2011
  • Discussion in Stop Sarcoidosis · 29 replies
  • I am a 57 year old woman and have had relatively good healthy for most of my adult life. Three years ago this month (August 2008) I lost my voice which began with hoarseness, then progressed to total ...

Specialist in Australia??

  • By Steph20 · Posted January 5, 2009
  • Discussion in Stop Sarcoidosis · 9 replies
  • Hi all, This is my first time to this site and it has been great to read that I am reasonably 'normal' when it comes to my symptoms. I was diagnosed with sarciod in my chest in Aug 08 after a severe case ...

Ovarian Cancer and Granuloma Annulare

  • By Madge · Posted December 29, 2009
  • Discussion in Ovarian Cancer National Alliance · 2 replies
  • Just wondering if any Ovca ladies have had this? It's like welts on the elbows and back of my on the foot and couple on the legs. Have been to a dermatoligist..who said it goes "sometimes ...

Two years - rash clearing up

  • By beansy · Posted September 27, 2010
  • Discussion in Skin Conditions · 0 replies
  • I have Granuloma Annulare, an ugly rash on hands, elbows, and legs and ankles. When it appeared two years ago, the dermatologist said there is no cure, but it will go into remission in 1-2 years. He was ...

Blister Psoriasis

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  • By npf-3540 (Inactive) · Posted March 29, 2005
  • Discussion in TalkPsoriasis · 39 replies
  • ** Originally posted by pathearn ** I am new here and have been looking for a place to ask about the rare version of Psoriasis that I have. It is called Puscular Psoriasis (Blister Psoriasis). It appears ...

Any hypochondriacs out there?

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  • By npf-8652 (Inactive) · Posted July 19, 2007
  • Discussion in TalkPsoriasis · 13 replies
  • ** Originally posted by Itzomi ** Hello! I am new to this site and was wondering if anyone else is a worry-wart like me?! I have had psoriasis for maybe 20 years. It's a mild case - only on my elbows ...

guttate psoriasis?

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  • By npf-13567 (Inactive) · Posted September 30, 2010
  • Discussion in TalkPsoriasis · 4 replies
  • ** Originally posted by tukidid ** Hi, about 2 months ago mainly front trunk papular rash started slowly showing up (- please see the situation now: p1010266n.jpg ...


  • By alpa · Posted March 29, 2011
  • Discussion in Stop Sarcoidosis · 17 replies
  • Hi, I don't write frequently, but I read posts very frequently and I find the site very helpful. I was wondering if anyone has this syndrome (trigger finger syndrome or Dypuytren's) along with the other ...

Only 12 cases in US so i am told..Need HELP

  • By Kel6 · Posted March 31, 2011
  • Discussion in Genetic Alliance · 6 replies
  • hello I am Kelly I have been taking my 25 yr old brother to various Drs . We have had a biospy and the results are in.He has something called .. Perieccrine Lymphocytis Infiltration... All the dermo ...

Rheumatologists needed?

  • By AMJ3161 · Posted August 5, 2011
  • Discussion in Scleroderma Foundation · 27 replies
  • So, I have read around many discussions on this website and have confirmed that there are not that many Rheumatologists that people are happy with. Which leads me to the question, why do we really need ...

Livedoid Vasculitis

  • By lambo · Posted June 18, 2012
  • Discussion in Skin Conditions · 82 replies
  • Is there anyone that lives in Florida that has been diagnosed Livedoid Vasculitis w/Atrophie Blanche and Cutaneous Polyareitis Nodosa---I live in Lehigh Acres, Fl.....lambo ...

Extreme Pain and Diagnosis of Vasculitis trough biopsy

  • By dontbesilly · Posted July 7, 2012
  • Discussion in Vascular Disease · 11 replies
  • I'm going to try to ask this again in a different way because I so need your help. They didn't show me the pathology report. They said that it was what they expected, inflammation of the small vessels ...

Need help deciphering biopsy report

  • By Anname5861 · Posted February 2, 2013
  • Discussion in Skin Conditions · 2 replies
  • Can someone help me decipher my skin biopsy report? The only sentence I'm sure of the meaning is the last one ;P Also, my rheumy said it is definitely not drug induced, but won't go into detail regarding ...

Need help deciphering

  • By Anname5861 · Posted February 2, 2013
  • Discussion in Lupus · 0 replies
  • Can someone help me decipher my skin biopsy report? The only sentence I'm sure of the meaning is the last one ;P Also, my rheumy said it is definitely not drug induced, but won't go into detail regarding ...

Mixed Connective Tissue Disease includes symptoms of Sclerod. RA & Lupus

  • By Learningpeace · Posted September 12, 2013
  • Discussion in Scleroderma Foundation · 17 replies
  • Anyone else out there have or suspect a diagnosis of MCTD....? It has symptoms that include Scleroderma and RA (Rheumatoid Arthritis) and Lupus... ?? After years of tests, tests, and more tests, (and ...

Anyone with CTD also have lupus-like and other skin disorders?

  • By Learningpeace · Posted October 3, 2013
  • Discussion in Connective Tissue Disorders · 5 replies
  • Hello... I'm struggling with a new diagnosis of MCTD (Mixed Connective Tissue Disease)... For many years I've also had many areas on my skin that are raised red/purple bumps/patches, wrists, elbows, ankles ...

What Questions Should I Ask Doctor?

  • By gethealthy2 · Posted December 1, 2013
  • Discussion in Scleroderma Foundation · 4 replies
  • I am going to find out what the skin biopsy results are on Monday. The Dermatologist said it was most likely Morphea. So if it is, I was wondering what questions I should ask her? The rash is on my upper ...


  • By Angie2205 · Posted December 27, 2013
  • Discussion in Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation Patients · 4 replies
  • Hi all I have asked this question with no replies as yet. My Questions: 1) is there different UIP. I had a lung biopsy and this was the results from the surgeons pathology reports. My next appointment ...

skin lesions

  • By cheri72 · Posted November 30, 2008
  • Journal entry · 10 replies
  • I get these nasty skin lesions on my chest, neck, and upper arms. They look like big red c shaped circle that usually does not make a complete circle, all of the skin is slightly raised but in the middle ...

Does anyone NOT have Sarc in your lungs?

  • By ericak · Posted May 15, 2009
  • Discussion in Stop Sarcoidosis · 60 replies
  • I was diagnosed w/Sarc about a year and a half ago, after having my daughter. I have it in my bones and joints. I had a x-ray and I do not have it in my lungs. I feel like I am the only one. Am I going ...

Upper Back Pain

  • By Tawney · Posted January 15, 2009
  • Discussion in Stop Sarcoidosis · 25 replies
  • How would you differentiate whether upper back pain would be caused by lymph nodes or by the lungs? Or something else? By upper back I mean from the base of the neck to the bottom of the rib cage, especially ...

Sarcoid rash

  • By bigjoe · Posted February 1, 2009
  • Discussion in Stop Sarcoidosis · 9 replies
  • When I Google Sarcoid Rash I see what appears to be a fully developed case. How does it look when you first noticed the rash and how long did it take to develop similar to the sample photos that come ...

plaquenil and sarcoid

  • By Chanang · Posted April 5, 2010
  • Discussion in Stop Sarcoidosis · 15 replies
  • Hi All, Quick summary: after 18 months, 1 biopsy, 4 CTs, 1 PET Scan and a splenectomy my wife was given the formal diagnosis of sarcoid 1 month ago. In the first CT of 18 months ago, she had enlarged ...

Iritis and Guttate Psorasis

  • By LG123 · Posted June 5, 2010
  • Discussion in Stop Sarcoidosis · 10 replies
  • Hello. I'm new to this site. I haven't been diagnosed with sarcoidosis and not sure if I have it. In November I had a case of iritis and was told that a lot of times people have that for no reason or ...

Best EDS Dr in the U.S.

  • By simplee · Posted November 25, 2011
  • Discussion in Ehlers-Danlos National Foundation · 43 replies
  • I have suffered all my life with symptoms of some sort of EDS, but which were only diagnosed when I was 60, and tentatively at that, because the two Drs who diagnosed it (one a geneticist who had never ...

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