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Inhibition spectra of solar urticaria: a case report and a review of the Japanese cases.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  1939865     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A 34-year-old Japanese female with solar urticaria is described, who had an episode of urticarial response when she was exposed to indoor fluorescent light first and sunlight later. The action spectrum was found to range from 480 to 520 nm with an inhibition spectrum above 650 nm in the visible light by both postirradiation and preirradiation. Injection of in vitro-irradiated serum did not produce an urticarial wheal on the patient. In the Japanese literature, 17 cases of solar urticaria with inhibition spectra have been reported. The wavelength of the inhibition spectrum was longer than that of the action spectrum in each case.
Authors:
M Yamazaki; A Kawada; T Noda; T Shimizu; M Hiruma; A Ishibashi
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Journal of dermatology     Volume:  18     ISSN:  0385-2407     ISO Abbreviation:  J. Dermatol.     Publication Date:  1991 Jun 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1991-12-19     Completed Date:  1991-12-19     Revised Date:  2005-11-16    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7600545     Medline TA:  J Dermatol     Country:  JAPAN    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  360-5     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Dermatology, National Defense Medical College, Saitama, Japan.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Female
Humans
Japan / epidemiology
Light / adverse effects
Patch Tests
Sunlight / adverse effects*
Ultraviolet Rays / adverse effects
Urticaria / epidemiology,  etiology*,  metabolism

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