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Erythema Ab Igne

Medically Reviewed by Stephanie S. Gardner, MD on April 26, 2022

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Erythema ab igne. Erythema ab igne is a type of rash that is distinguished by an almost fish-net pattern. It results after repeated exposure to heat or infrared radiation.

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