A 70-year-old male presented with acute eczematous dermatitis apparently related to UV light exposure. Spontaneous healing left a fine wrinkling strictly limited to the skin areas involved. Histopathology revealed complete loss of elastic tissue in the mid-dermis. There have been only three previous reports of antedating inflammatory process in such cases.
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Journal of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology|
|Publication status||Published - Dec 1992|
- Mid-dermal elastolysis
- UV light exposure
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Infectious Diseases