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Phototherapy of pityriasis lichenoides.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  6847216     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Eleven patients with chronic pityriasis lichenoides chronica were treated with topically applied bland emollient cream and minimally erthemogenic doses of UV radiation from fluorescent sunlamps. The conditions of all patients cleared completely in an average of 29 treatments, requiring an average UV dose of 388 millijoules/sq cm at clearance. Phototherapy provides a convenient effective outpatient therapy for pityriasis lichenoides chronica.
M J LeVine
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Archives of dermatology     Volume:  119     ISSN:  0003-987X     ISO Abbreviation:  Arch Dermatol     Publication Date:  1983 May 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1983-06-10     Completed Date:  1983-06-10     Revised Date:  2008-03-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0372433     Medline TA:  Arch Dermatol     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  378-80     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
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MeSH Terms
Child, Preschool
Middle Aged
Parapsoriasis / diagnosis,  radiotherapy*
Radiotherapy Dosage
Ultraviolet Therapy*

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