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Firstly find out if you have prickly heat, which occurs in creases where the sweat glands have blocked, or Polymorphic Light Eruption (PLE), a reaction to the sun's UVA rays which occurs in sun-exposed areas.
In 10 patients with polymorphic light eruption, minimal erythemal dose increased significantly after a single dose of desloratadine.
And her worsening condition went undiagnosed until doctors finally told her she had severe polymorphic light eruption (PMLE) - meaning she was allergic to the sun's ultra-violet rays.

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