A Sometimes Difficult Diagnosis
Renee R. Solis, BA;
Dearl A. Dotson, MD;
Zoltan Trizna, MD, PhD
Arch Fam Med. 2000;9:1195-1196.
Phytophotodermatitis may not be diagnosed when a patient is seen with erythema and vesicles on the skin. However, with the appropriate medical history, the diagnosis of phytophotodermatitis is easily made.
From the Department of Dermatology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston. Dr Trizna is now with the Department of Dermatology, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Lubbock.