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Research & Reviews  55 results

Polymorphous Light Eruption
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1119686-overview

Jan 21st, 2020 - Background Polymorphous light eruption (PMLE) is an acquired disease and is the most common of the idiopathic photodermatoses. First described by Ebstein in 1942 as prurigo aestivalis. PMLE is characterized by recurrent, abnormal, delayed reaction...

Polymorphous Light Eruption 
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1119686-print

Jan 21st, 2020 - Background Polymorphous light eruption (PMLE) is an acquired disease and is the most common of the idiopathic photodermatoses. First described by Ebstein in 1942 as prurigo aestivalis. PMLE is characterized by recurrent, abnormal, delayed reaction...

Polymorphous Light Eruption: Phototherapy-Based Desensitization Versus Intramuscular St...
https://doi.org/10.1159/000492749
Dermatology (Basel, Switzerland); Libon F, Nikkels AF

Sep 10th, 2018 - Polymorphous Light Eruption: Phototherapy-Based Desensitization Versus Intramuscular Steroids - Who Is Right, Who Is Wrong?|2018|Libon F,Nikkels AF,|

Polymorphous Light Eruption.
https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-56017-5_6
Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology; Guarrera M

Nov 10th, 2017 - Polymorphous light eruption (PLE) is the commonest immuno-mediated photodermatosis. It occurs after solar or artificial UV-light exposure and affects only the sun-exposed areas with preference of the V-area of the chest, of arms and forearms, legs...

Photodermatoses in the Pigmented Skin.
https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-56017-5_10
Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology; Sharma VK, Sahni K

Nov 10th, 2017 - Skin colour (specifically in relation to its melanin content and composition) has a marked influence on its interaction with ultraviolet light. Eumelanin has mainly photoprotective properties while pheomelanin has the ability to cause formation of...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  75 results

Polymorphous Light Eruption
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1119686-overview

Jan 21st, 2020 - Background Polymorphous light eruption (PMLE) is an acquired disease and is the most common of the idiopathic photodermatoses. First described by Ebstein in 1942 as prurigo aestivalis. PMLE is characterized by recurrent, abnormal, delayed reaction...

Polymorphous Light Eruption 
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1119686-print

Jan 21st, 2020 - Background Polymorphous light eruption (PMLE) is an acquired disease and is the most common of the idiopathic photodermatoses. First described by Ebstein in 1942 as prurigo aestivalis. PMLE is characterized by recurrent, abnormal, delayed reaction...

Polymorphous Light Eruption: Phototherapy-Based Desensitization Versus Intramuscular St...
https://doi.org/10.1159/000492749
Dermatology (Basel, Switzerland); Libon F, Nikkels AF

Sep 10th, 2018 - Polymorphous Light Eruption: Phototherapy-Based Desensitization Versus Intramuscular Steroids - Who Is Right, Who Is Wrong?|2018|Libon F,Nikkels AF,|

Polymorphous light eruption - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/polymorphous-light-eruption/symptoms-causes/syc-20355868

Mar 8th, 2018 - Overview Polymorphous light eruption on chest Open pop-up dialog box Close Polymorphous light eruption on chest Polymorphous light eruption on chest Polymorphic light eruption occurs most often in areas that are covered in the winter months and ex...

Polymorphous light eruption - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/polymorphous-light-eruption/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20355872

Mar 8th, 2018 - Diagnosis Your doctor can probably make a diagnosis of polymorphous light eruption based on a physical exam and your answers to questions. He or she may also have you undergo laboratory tests in order to confirm a diagnosis or rule out other condi...

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News  7 results

About Face
https://www.mdedge.com/clinicianreviews/article/99558/dermatology/about-face/page/0/3

Jun 1st, 2015 - 4. Erythematous papules, papulovesicles, and plaques appeared on sun-exposed surfaces of the skin.

The springtime eruptions
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/82496/pigmentation-disorders/springtime-eruptions
Lily Talakoub, MD, Naissan S. Wesley, MD

May 20th, 2014 - The spectrum of idiopathic ultraviolet-induced dermatoses includes the most severe variant, polymorphous light eruption (PMLE), in which erythematous papules, papulovesicles, and plaques form from a delayed type IV hypersensitivity reaction to the.

Positive HLA Helps Shed Light on Actinic Prurigo
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/28977/dermatology/positive-hla-helps-shed-light-actinic-prurigo
Family Practice News; Betsy Bates

PORTLAND, ORE. — Actinic prurigo, a disorder once considered a variant of polymorphous light eruption in Native Americans, may be neither a form of PMLE nor a condition limited to Native Americans, Dr.

Two UVA Sunscreen Filters Are Better Than One
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/5784/melanoma/two-uva-sunscreen-filters-are-better-one
Bruce Jancin

SAN FRANCISCO — An SPF 40 sunscreen containing two UVA filters—ecamsule and avobenzone—protected patients from flares of polymorphous light eruption significantly better than formulations containing only one UVA filter, in a large outdoor randomiz.

Papillary Dermal Edema Should Not Preclude SLE Diagnosis
https://www.mdedge.com/rheumatology/article/44611/lupus-connective-tissue-diseases/papillary-dermal-edema-should-not

BALTIMORE — Marked papillary edema may be present in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus. The finding is an accepted feature of polymorphous light eruption, but is not recognized in lupus.

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Patient Education  13 results see all →