J Skin topics

The A to Z of Skin information has been developed to help you understand more about common skin conditions and problems, and how these may be treated.

 

  • Jessner lymphocytic infiltrate

    It is a benign skin condition characterised by persistent lymphocyte (immune) cells in the skin. It may be a variant of lupus erythematosus, but this remains uncertain.

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  • Junctional epidermolysis bullosa

    Junctional epidermolysis bullosa (JEB) is one of the main types of epidermolysis bullosa (EB). This group of inherited skin fragility disorders is characterised by blistering of the skin and body lini...

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  • Juvenile plantar dermatosis

    Juvenile plantar dermatosis is a skin condition where there is cracking and peeling of the weight-bearing areas of the soles.

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  • Juvenile xanthogranuloma

    Juvenile xanthogranuloma (JXG) is a self-limiting benign condition which means that it resolves spontaneously without treatment. The condition is most common during the first two years of life. It is ...

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