Familial Reactive Perforating Collagenosis in a Child: Response to Narrow-Band UVB


Address correspondence to Virendra N. Sehgal, M.D., Dermato Venerology Center, Sehgal Nursing Home, A/6 Panchwati, Delhi 110 033, India, or e-mail: drsehgal@ndf.vsnl.net.in.


Abstract:  A favorable response to narrow-band ultraviolet B light treatment, a novel option, is illustrated in familial reactive perforating collagenosis, and its use is recommended. Its probable mode of action is outlined.