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    An interesting observation of polymorphous light eruption occurring on hypopigmented scars.
    Indian Dermatol Online J 2015 Jul-Aug;6(4):294-6
    Department of Dermatology, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Ponekkara, Kochi, Kerala, India.

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