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  • Description of Skin Lesions
  • Skin Lesion (Vesicle)

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    Skin Lesion (Vesicle)

    Vesicles are small, clear, fluid-filled blisters < 10 mm in diameter. Dermatitis herpetiformis typically manifests as crops of vesicles.

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