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Research & Reviews  37 results

Solar Urticaria Differential Diagnoses
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1050485-differential

Apr 11th, 2022 - Diagnostic Considerations Polymorphous light eruption is much more common than solar urticaria and may affect the same sites, but the lesions do not subside as quickly upon cessation of sun exposure Erythropoietic protoporphyria usually manifests ...

Solar Urticaria
http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1050485-overview

Apr 11th, 2022 - Practice Essentials Solar urticaria is a rare, IgE-mediated, photodermatosis characterized by pruritus, stinging, erythema, and wheal formation after a brief period of exposure to natural sunlight or an artificial light source emitting the appropr...

Actinic Prurigo
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1120153-overview

Mar 21st, 2022 - Practice Essentials Actinic prurigo is a photodermatosis that involves the skin, lips, and conjunctival mucosa mainly found in native and admixed populations of Latin America. In 1954, Escalona first described it in Mexico. [1] Lesions appear hour...

The Effects of Visible Light on the Skin After Administration of Oral Polypodium Leucotomos
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02904798

Mar 3rd, 2022 - Polypodium Leucotomos (PL), a tropical fern that is grown in Central America, has been found to contain active compounds that provide antioxidative, photoprotective, chemoprotective, anti-inflammatory, and immunomodulatory properties.The antioxida...

Photoprotection recommended for people of color
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/240096/diversity-medicine/photoprotection-recommended-people-color
Doug Brunk

May 13th, 2021 - Dermatologists and other clinicians should advise their patients with skin of color to practice sensible sun protection, including wearing protective clothing, staying in the shade when outdoors, and applying a tinted sunscreen with an SPF of 30 o.

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Clinicaltrials.gov  3 results

The Effects of Visible Light on the Skin After Administration of Oral Polypodium Leucotomos
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02904798

Mar 3rd, 2022 - Polypodium Leucotomos (PL), a tropical fern that is grown in Central America, has been found to contain active compounds that provide antioxidative, photoprotective, chemoprotective, anti-inflammatory, and immunomodulatory properties.The antioxida...

Evaluation of the Protection Activity of Microfine Titanium Dioxide (Ti02), Pigmentary Ti02 and Bisoctrizole and Their Combinations in Voluntary Patients With Idiopathic Solar Urticaria (SU)
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00483496

Dec 22nd, 2017 - Commercially available external photoprotectors (EP) do not provide adequate protection against ultraviolet A (UVA) and visible wavelengths. The proposed medicinal product V0096 CR (formula RV3131A-MV1166) is a broad spectrum EP (bsEP). The ration...

Phase II Solar Urticaria (SU) Pilot Study
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00859534

Sep 15th, 2009 - When human skin is exposed to ultraviolet radiation from the sun or via the use of solaria, it responds by increasing melanin levels within epidermal melanocytes. Ultraviolet light enhances the local production and release of alpha-melanocyte stim...

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News  6 results

Photoprotection Recommended for People of Color
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/951252

May 17th, 2021 - Dermatologists and other clinicians should advise their patients with skin of color to practice sensible sun protection, including wearing protective clothing, staying in the shade when outdoors, and applying a tinted sunscreen with an SPF of 30 o...

Photoprotection recommended for people of color
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/240096/diversity-medicine/photoprotection-recommended-people-color
Doug Brunk

May 13th, 2021 - Dermatologists and other clinicians should advise their patients with skin of color to practice sensible sun protection, including wearing protective clothing, staying in the shade when outdoors, and applying a tinted sunscreen with an SPF of 30 o.

Solar Urticaria Treated With Omalizumab
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/205157/urticaria/solar-urticaria-treated-omalizumab?channel=44
William C. Schaffenburg, MD, Karen T. Guerrero, MD et. al.

Jul 23rd, 2019 - To the Editor: First documented in 1904,1 solar urticaria is an IgE-induced condition that predominantly occurs in women aged 20 to 50 years. Worldwide prevalence and incidence information is lacking, but it is known to occur in up to 0.

Fast Five Quiz: Test Yourself on Key Aspects of Summer Skin Conditions
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/898940_3

Jul 9th, 2018 - Treatment of solar urticaria can be frustrating. A combination of different modalities is often necessary, but the success of these methods is highly variable. Taking measures to avoid or minimize sun exposure is the most important step for patien...

Afamelanotide Implants Effective For Erythropoietic Protoporphyria
https://www.mdedge.com/internalmedicine/article/18244/rheumatology/afamelanotide-implants-effective-erythropoietic
Bruce Jancin

GOTHENBURG, SWEDEN – A resorbable subcutaneous implant of afamelanotide significantly reduced painful phototoxic attacks in patients with erythropoietic protoporphyria in a year-long multinational clinical trial. Photo: (C) 2009 Lecha et al.

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Patient Education  1 results see all →