PUPPP

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PUPPPPruritic Urticarial Papules and Plaques of Pregnancy
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pruritic urticarial papules and plaques of pregnancy [PUPP]); 3) prurigo of pregnancy (PP); and 4) pruritic folliculitis of pregnancy (PF).
Polymorphic Eruption of Pregnancy (PEP): (Syn: Pruritic Urticarial Papules and Plaques of Pregnancy or PUPPP, Bourne's Toxaemic Rash of Pregnancy, Toxic Erythema of Pregnancy, Nurse's Late Prurigo of Pregnancy)
Abbreviations: Melanocyte Stimulating Hormone (MSH), Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE), Pemphigoid Gestationis (PG), Herpes Gestationis (HG), Polymorphic Eruption of Pregnancy (PEP), Pruritic Urticarial Papules and Plaques of Pregnancy (PUPPP), Prurigo of Pregnancy (PP), Pruritic Folliculitis of Pregnancy (PF), Intrahepatic Cholestasis of Pregnancy (ICP), Atopic Eruption of Pregnancy (AEP), Bullous Pemphigoid Antigen 2 (BPAg2)
Disorders that may have some of the same features as PG include pruritic urticarial papules and plaques of pregnancy (PUPPP), erythema multiforme, intrahepatic cholestasis of pregnancy (ICP), contact dermatitis, and drug reactions.
The group includes: herpes gestationis, pruritic urticarial papules and plaques of pregnancy, prurigo of pregnancy and pruritic folliculitis of pregnancy.
8%) women had pruritic urticarial papules and plaques of pregnancy, followed by pruritic folliculitis of pregnancy in 11 (25.