UVA1 is a relatively new, unique, and possibly underutilized therapeutic modality available in photodermatology that has shown relatively good evidence for treating atopic dermatitis and sclerotic skin diseases. Overall, the side-effects from therapy are well tolerated by patients, with the long-term adverse effects and relative utility for other dermatoses still remaining to be better elucidated.
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