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319 Possible Causes for Photosensitive Skin Rash, Polymorphic Photodermatitis

  • 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]

  • Acute Hepatic Porphyria

    Gut. 1994 Aug;35(8):1112-5. Author information 1 University Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Western Infirmary, Glasgow. Abstract Patients with acute hepatic porphyria are denied essential operations because of concern that general anaesthesia and surgery will precipitate a life threatening porphyric crisis.[…][ncbi.nlm.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]

  • Porphyria Cutanea Tarda

    Photosensitive skin Photosensitive skin rashes Photosensitivity Sensitivity to sunlight Skin photosensitivity Sun sensitivity [ more ] 0000992 Erythema 0010783 Hyperpigmentation[rarediseases.info.nih.gov] A 29-year-old woman with a 1.5 year history of photosensitive skin lesions on her hands presented with a malar rash, bullous lesions on her hands, and was diagnosed with subacute[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] of the skin Patchy darkened skin 0000953 Hypopigmented skin patches Patchy loss of skin color 0001053 Skin rash 0000988 Skin vesicle Blister 0200037 Thin skin 0000963 5%-[rarediseases.info.nih.gov]

  • Polymorphic Photodermatitis

    polymorphous EnglishSNOMED M-11460 L0032526no S0004714 N Polymorphic photodermatitis EnglishSNOMED Intl D0-75100 L0032526no S0004714 N Polymorphic photodermatitis EnglishSNOMEDCT_US[doctor.am] Symptoms of photosensitivity include skin damage immediately after or within a couple days of sun exposure that may involve rashes, burns, weeping of the skin, itching, blistering[sunsaferx.com] I have read that these symptoms are called Photodermatitis or Polymorphic Light Eruption.[forums.prohealth.com]

  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

    Non-specific symptoms of fatigue, malaise, oral ulcers, arthralgia, photosensitive skin rashes, lymphadenopathy, pleuritic chest pains, headache, paraesthesiae, symptoms of[dx.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.[dx.doi.org]

    Missing: Polymorphic Photodermatitis
  • 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]

    Missing: Polymorphic Photodermatitis
  • 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]

    Missing: Polymorphic Photodermatitis
  • 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]

    Missing: Polymorphic Photodermatitis
  • Acute Intermittent Porphyria

    Acute intermittent porphyria is a rare autosomal dominant disorder caused by a deficiency of the enzyme, hydroxymethylbilane synthase. Recognition of acute neurovisceral attacks can be difficult due to the nonspecific nature of symptoms. We report a case of 33-year-old male patient who presented with recurrent[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Photosensitive Skin Rash

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