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hydroa

 [hi-dro´ah]
a vesicular or bullous eruption.
hydroa vaccinifor´me a vesicular and bullous eruption, which may be preceded by pruritus and burning sensation, having a tendency to recur each summer during childhood on sun-exposed areas of the skin.
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hy·dro·a

(hī-drō'ă),
Any vesicular or bullous eruption.
Synonym(s): hidroa
[hydro + G. ōon, egg]
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hy·dro·a

(hī-drō'ă)
Any bullous eruption.
[hydro + G. ōon, egg]
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Hydroa aestivale (HA) was initially felt to be the most likely diagnosis.
Erythropoietic protoporphyria presenting as hydroa aestivale.
Hydroa vacciniforme: diagnosis by repetitive ultraviolet-A phototesting.
Hydroa vacciniforme is a rare chronic photodermatosis with unknown cause in which lesions appear with exposure to sun.
The incidence of hydroa vacciniforme is approximately 0.34/100 000 and it has been reported equaly in both genders.
In treatment of hydroa vacciniforme, protection from sun is essential.
Hydroa vacciniforme: A clinical and follow-up study of 17 cases.
Hydroa Vacciniforme-like Lymphoma: Cytotoxic T-cell or less often [CD56.sup.+] NK-cell phenotype, EBER+/-, TCR gene rearrangement +.