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Intensely Pruritic Rash After Sun Exposure in a Tween Girl

Intensely Pruritic Rash After Sun Exposure in a Tween Girl

PMLE


This intensely itchy, blistering rash on the forearms and upper chest of a 13-year-old girl occurred after a day at the beach. The girl had polymorphic light eruption (PMLE), the most common abnormal reaction to UV light.

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