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Related to Polymorphous light eruption: persistent light reactivity, Actinic Prurigo
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The differential diagnosis for polymorphous light eruption includes phototoxic drug reaction, systemic lupus erythematosus, and porphyria cutanea tarda.
Consider also the possibility of polymorphous light eruption (sun allergy), Dr.
Actinic prurigo, a disorder once considered a variant of polymorphous light eruption in Native Americans, may be neither a form of PMLE nor a condition limited to Native Americans, Dr.
Melanotan will shortly undergo clinical studies in Europe to assess its potential as a therapy for UV-associated skin disorders such as polymorphous light eruption (PMLE).
In her presentation, she will explain their clinical studies of patients with the common disease Polymorphous Light Eruption (PLE), an allergy to light, in which they found that treatment with a sunscreen product containing AGI's liposomal DNA repair enzymes for solar UV damage lessened the patients' symptoms as compared to those who used sunscreen alone.