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335 Possible Causes for Photosensitive Skin Rash

  • Sunburn

    Three types of acute photosensitivity : A sunburn -type response with skin changes simulating a normal sunburn such as in phototoxic reactions to drugs or phytophotodermatitis[accessmedicine.mhmedical.com] A rash response with macules, papules, or plaques, as in eczematous dermatitis. These are usually photoallergic in nature.[accessmedicine.mhmedical.com]

  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

    Non-specific symptoms of fatigue, malaise, oral ulcers, arthralgia, photosensitive skin rashes, lymphadenopathy, pleuritic chest pains, headache, paraesthesiae, symptoms of[doi.org] Photosensitivity Skin rash as a result of unusual reaction to sunlight, by patient history or physician observation 4.[pedclerk.bsd.uchicago.edu] Clinical presentation The widely recognised presentation of a young woman with inflammatory arthritis and a butterfly facial rash is uncommon.[doi.org]

  • Bloom Syndrome

    Although lupus-like skin lesions characterize this disorder, mechanisms of photosensitivity are poorly understood.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] In this case presentation, the authors report a patient with Bloom syndrome whose lupus-like facial rash revealed striking histopathologic similarities to cutaneous lupus[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Hepatoerythropoietic Porphyria

    Showing of 11 80%-99% of people have these symptoms Cutaneous photosensitivity Photosensitive skin Photosensitive skin rashes Photosensitivity Sensitivity to sunlight Skin[rarediseases.info.nih.gov]

  • Acute Hepatic Porphyria

    Acute hepatic porphyria is a term encompassing four types of porphyria, in which the production of toxic heme precursors occurs in the liver and causes acute attacks of abdominal pain, nausea, neurological and mental changes, as well as hypertension and pain in the head and neck and/or chest. The diagnosis is[…][symptoma.com]

  • Erythropoietic Porphyria

    Atypical scarring 0000987 Cutaneous photosensitivity Photosensitive skin Photosensitive skin rashes Photosensitivity Sensitivity to sunlight Skin photosensitivity Sun sensitivity[rarediseases.info.nih.gov] Frieden Pediatric Dermatology. 2011; : no 4 Red urine and photosensitive skin rash: Not only was our patientæs urine red, but his teeth had a reddish hue, as well.[ijdvl.com] 0001760 Abnormality of the hand Abnormal hands Hand anomalies Hand deformities [ more ] 0001155 Abnormality of the heme biosynthetic pathway 0010472 Atypical scarring of skin[rarediseases.info.nih.gov]

  • Variegate Porphyria

    Photosensitive skin Photosensitive skin rashes Photosensitivity Sensitivity to sunlight Skin photosensitivity Sun sensitivity The PPOX gene is responsible for making an enzyme[rarediseases.info.nih.gov] […] inherited disorder that is caused by mutations in the PPOX gene that lead to the build-up of compounds normally involved in the body’s production of heme. 0008066 Cutaneous photosensitivity[rarediseases.info.nih.gov]

  • Erythropoietic Protoporphyria

    Frieden Pediatric Dermatology. 2011; : no 4 Red urine and photosensitive skin rash: Not only was our patientæs urine red, but his teeth had a reddish hue, as well.[ijdvl.com] Patients are not photosensitive, but the appearance may mimic EPP with a waxy thickened appearance to the skin) Scleromyxedema (Typically an adult onset.[clinicaladvisor.com] More neurological disease) Polymorphous light eruption (rash of varying morphologies that occurs early in the spring and improves over the summer months, typically seen in[clinicaladvisor.com]

  • Hartnup Disease

    Other symptoms reported in Hartnup disorder patients include a photosensitive skin rash, difficulties to control gait and psychotic behaviour.[sciencewise.anu.edu.au] These include a photosensitive skin rash, intermittent ataxia, and psychotic behavior.[ommbid.mhmedical.com]

  • Cockayne Syndrome

    Photosensitive rashes More than 75% of individuals with this condition exhibit photosensitivity.[symptoma.com] Other skin related findings include thin dry hair, dry scaly skin and decreased amount of subcutaneous tissue.[symptoma.com]

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