Photodermatol Photoimmunol Photomed 2008 Jun;24(3):155-61
Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria.
Polymorphous light eruption is the most common photodermatosis, with a prevalence of as high as 10-20% in Western Europe and in the USA. It starts during the second and third decades of life. Although not life-threatening it can severely impair the quality of life, in particular during leisure activities and in outdoors workers. Read More