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Why would it be that after go in the sun I get these little tiny bumps that itch on my arms and legs?

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Dr. Ronald Shelton
Dermatology
3 doctors agree

In brief: Sun rash

There are several photoallergic rashes.
Some related to medication, some seasonal that become better as the skin becomes more accustomed to the sun, and some related to pregnancy and others related to diseases such as liver disease, porphyria, etc. See a dermatologist.

In brief: Sun rash

There are several photoallergic rashes.
Some related to medication, some seasonal that become better as the skin becomes more accustomed to the sun, and some related to pregnancy and others related to diseases such as liver disease, porphyria, etc. See a dermatologist.
Dr. Ronald Shelton
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Dr. Ally-Khan Somani
Dermatology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Photosensitivity

What you describe may be a skin rash known as polymorphous light eruption (pmle).
 this is an itchy rash caused by sun exposure in people who have become sensitive to sunlight (photosensitivity). The rash usually appears as red, tiny bumps or slightly raised patches of skin. The best thing to do is to see a dermatologist for evaluation. Treatment is usually only needed in severe cases.

In brief: Photosensitivity

What you describe may be a skin rash known as polymorphous light eruption (pmle).
 this is an itchy rash caused by sun exposure in people who have become sensitive to sunlight (photosensitivity). The rash usually appears as red, tiny bumps or slightly raised patches of skin. The best thing to do is to see a dermatologist for evaluation. Treatment is usually only needed in severe cases.
Dr. Ally-Khan Somani
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