TITLE

UVA1 Irradiation is Effective in Treatment of Chronic Vesicular Dyshidrotic Hand Eczema

AUTHOR(S)
Schmidt, Tanja; Abeck, Dietrich; Boeck, Kerstin; Mempel, Martin; Ring, Johannes
PUB. DATE
July 1998
SOURCE
Acta Dermato-Venereologica;7/21/98, Vol. 78 Issue 4, p318
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Investigates the efficacy of local UVA1 irradiations in the treatment of chronic vesicular dyshidrotic hand eczema. Exposure of palms and back of hands to 15 UVA1 irradiations; Improvement of dyshidrotic hand eczema; Absence of relapse during post-treatment intervals.
ACCESSION #
4342633

 

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