Efficacy of Ω-3 Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids for the Treatment of Refractory Hydroa Vacciniforme
Article first published online: 4 OCT 2011
© 2011 Wiley Periodicals, Inc.
Volume 29, Issue 1, pages 118–119, January/February 2012
How to Cite
DURBEC, F., REGUIAÏ, Z., LÉONARD, F., PLUOT, M. and BERNARD, P. (2012), Efficacy of Ω-3 Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids for the Treatment of Refractory Hydroa Vacciniforme. Pediatric Dermatology, 29: 118–119. doi: 10.1111/j.1525-1470.2011.01486.x
- Issue published online: 18 JAN 2012
- Article first published online: 4 OCT 2011
Abstract: Hydroa vacciniforme (HV) is a rare photodermatosis. Several therapies, with sometimes severe side effects, have been used in isolated cases. We report a case of refractory HV successfully treated with dietary fish oil rich in ω-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids.