Photodermatol Photoimmunol Photomed 2017 09 20;33(5):287-290. Epub 2017 Jun 20.
Department of Dermatology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea.
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JAAD Case Rep 2018 May 31;4(4):314-317. Epub 2018 Mar 31.
Department of Dermatology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan.
Pediatr Dermatol 2010 Sep-Oct;27(5):463-9
Department of Dermatology, Beijing Children's Hospital, Capital Medical University, Beijing, China.
Hydroa vacciniforme-like cutaneous lymphoma is a rare type of Epstein-Barr virus-associated lymphoma. We analyze clinicopathologic features of seven Chinese child patients with hydroa vacciniforme-like cutaneous lymphoma and determine the pathogenic association of Epstein-Barr virus with this disorder. Clinical, histologic, and immunohistochemical features were reviewed. Read More
J Cutan Pathol 2016 Dec 9;43(12):1102-1111. Epub 2016 Sep 9.
Department of Dermatology, College of Medicine, National Cheng Kung University and Hospital, Tainan, Taiwan.
Background: Hydroa vacciniforme (HV) is associated with Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) infection and a risk of transformation to lymphoma.
Methods: We retrospectively analyzed six HV cases for EBV association and transformation to HV-like T-cell lymphoma. Clinicopathologic features were reviewed and cases were assessed for EBV-encoded RNA (EBER) by in situ hybridization, double staining with immunohistochemistry and EBER and for T-cell clonality. Read More
Int J Dermatol 2003 Jun;42(6):476-9
Department of Dermatology, College of Medicine, Gyeongsang National University, Chinju, Kungnam, Korea.
Background: Cases of hydroa vacciniforme-like eruptions caused by latent Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) infection have been reported in Asia and Mexico, some of which progressed to lymphoproliferative disorders. The precise clinical features of the disease are not, however, clear.
Methods: We performed an artificial provocation test with repeated exposures of ultraviolet A (UVA) and UVB in an 8-year-old Korean girl who had severe hydroa vacciniforme-like skin eruptions on exposed areas. Read More