polymorphic light eruption

Case Overview

polymorphic light eruption

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Patient case no. 1272
Date added 08 April 2003

Patient details

Age Elderly patient
Localisation Upper limbs / lower arms (incl. wrists)

Primary Lesions

  • Plaque / erythematous

Pathophysiology

  • dermatoses due to physical factors / photodermatoses / polymorphous light eruptions

Symptoms Pruritus (itching),
Diagnosis polymorphic light eruption
Dark skin N
Pregnancy N
Immuno-suppression N

polymorphic light eruption

Member Rated 0
Patient case no. 1272
Date added 08 April 2003

Patient details

Age Elderly patient
Localisation Upper limbs / lower arms (incl. wrists)

Primary Lesions

  • Plaque / erythematous

Pathophysiology

  • dermatoses due to physical factors / photodermatoses / polymorphous light eruptions

Symptoms Pruritus (itching),
Diagnosis polymorphic light eruption
Dark skin N
Pregnancy N
Immuno-suppression N

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