What treatment is indicated for generalized and prolonged eruptions in nummular dermatitis?

Updated: Aug 16, 2019
  • Author: Jami L Miller, MD; Chief Editor: William D James, MD  more...
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When eruptions are generalized and prolonged, phototherapy (generally UVB) may be helpful. [31]  Broadband or narrow band UVB is most commonly used, although PUVA (Psoralen + UVA) may be used in severe cases.


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