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Use of Sunlight to Treat Dyshidrotic Eczema

Milorad Letić, MD, PhD
JAMA Dermatol. 2013;149(5):634-635. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2013.2772.
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Dyshidrotic eczema is a common complaint. It is very often chronic with recurrences. Although no direct cause of the condition has been identified, immunologic reactions are suggested as a symptom-generating mechanism.1

Correspondence: Dr Letić, Institut za biofiziku, Medicinski fakultet, Univerzitet u Beogradu, Visegradska 26/II, 11000 Beograd, Republic of Serbia (milet@rcub.bg.ac.rs).

Conflict of Interest Disclosures: None reported.

Funding/Support: This study was supported in part by the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Serbia, project No. 175 036.

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Figure 1. Patient palm before exposures to sunlight.

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Figure 2. Patient palm after exposures to sunlight and no other treatment.




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