Article: Psoriasis in a Nationwide Cohort Study of Patients with Celiac Disease. Table 1: Skin diseases associated with CD (adapted from Humbert et al. The mechanisms implicated in the possible association between CD and psoriasis, and consequently the effect of gluten-free diet on psoriatic skin lesions are currently not known. Among the extrain- testinal diseases associated with CD, several skin disor-.
The patient was started on a gluten-free diet and oral sulfone at a dose of 100 mg/day. Gluten-sensitive enteropathy (GSE) has key symptoms typically restricted to the bowel and associated tissues; however, there are a wide variety of associated conditions. Rothmund-Thomson syndrome, or poikiloderma congenitale, is a rare disorder, generally attributed to mutations of the RECQL4 helicase gene on 8q24 with features that include photosensitivity and poikilodermatous skin changes, etc., and has been reported in one celiac patient. Psoriasis patients at higher risk for celiac disease by Dermatology Times. The aim of this review is to report all CD-associated skin manifestations described in the literature and to analyze the possible mechanisms involved in this association.
Earlier studies on the association between celiac disease (CD) and psoriasis show contradictory results. Download PDF Opens in a new window. Common symptoms include red scaly patches on the skin.
Psoriasis In A Nationwide Cohort Study Of Patients With Celiac Disease