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Cutaneous manifesation of gastrointestinal disease

  • Pigmentation of peri oral lips and hand is seen in Peute Jegher s syndrome
  • Derma1 cyst-Gardener's syndrome
  • Pyoderma gangrenosum-ulcerative colitis
  • Dematitis herpetiformis –Gluten sensitive enteropathy
  • Eczematous lesion of acral parts-acrodermatitis enteropathica
  • Cirrhosis liver is characterised by pruritus ,Palmar erythema, purpura and jaundice
  • Migratory thrombophlebitis-Ca head of pancreas-Trousseau's syndrome
  • Dermatomyositis-GI malignancy
  • Pityriasis rotunda-Hepatocellular carcinoma, hyperpigmented scaly lesions over trunk and thighs.
  • Palmar tylosis-Ca esophagus'
  • Necrolytic migratory erythema-glugonoma
  • Flushing of skin-carcinoid syndrome.