Dermatitis herpetiformis intolerant to dapsone in AIDS
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Krishna K, Kavitha K. Dermatitis herpetiformis intolerant to dapsone in AIDS. Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 1999;65:80-81
A 35-year-old man with AIDS and pulmonary tuberculosis presented with lesions suggestive of dermatitis herpetiformis and intolerance to dapsone. He was managed successfully with a combination of nicotinamide 200 mg/day and indomethacin 75 mg/day, topical steroids and gluten free diet.