Br J Dermatol 2016 Jun 30;174(6):1411-4. Epub 2016 Mar 30.
Photobiology Unit, Department of Dermatology, University of Dundee, Ninewells Hospital & Medical School, Dundee, DD1 9SY, U.K.
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Eur J Dermatol 2016 Jun;26(3):304-6
Photobiology Unit, "Andreas Sygros" Hospital for Skin, Venereal Diseases, First Department of Dermatology, University of Athens Medical School, Greece - 5 I Dragoumi Str, 16121 Athens.
Dermatol Clin 2014 Jul;32(3):335-44, viii
Department of Dermatology, Henry Ford Health System, Henry Ford Medical Center - New Center One, 3031 West Grand Boulevard, Detroit, MI 48202, USA.
Actinic prurigo is a chronic photodermatosis with onset in childhood or before 20 years of age. It is most prevalent in Amerindians and Latin American mestizos, although it has been reported worldwide. Patients present with photodistributed, erythematous excoriated papules, cheilitis, and conjunctivitis. Read More
J Am Acad Dermatol 1992 May;26(5 Pt 1):683-92
Division of Dermatology, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Canada.
Background: Actinic prurigo, an idiopathic familial photodermatosis, has been described in Amerindians in Manitoba, Canada, as well as in the United States, Mexico, and South America.
Objective: Our purpose was to describe the clinical features and prognosis of actinic prurigo in Amerindians in Saskatchewan, Canada.
Methods: Clinical examinations, questionnaires, phototesting, and laboratory tests were used. Read More
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