Solar urticaria developing in patients with Erythropoietic Protoporphyria: a clue to the pathogenesis of Solar Urticaria?
Br J Dermatol 2017 Aug 10. Epub 2017 Aug 10.
University Hospital Southhampton NHS foundation trust, Department of dermatology, Hampshire, SO16 6YD, UK.
We describe three cases of solar urticaria (SU) developing in patients with a diagnosis of Erythropoietic Protoporphyria (EPP). We suggest that this may imply that the endothelium may be the location of a chromophore in SU. Patient 1 was a 42-year-old female. Read More