Secher, Lisa Linnea1; Vind-Kezunovic, Dina1; Zachariae, Claus Otto Carl1
1 Dermatology and Allergy, Herlev and Gentofte Hospital, The Capital Region of Denmark
erythema ab igne
The use of laptop computers is increasing, and many children and young adults spend hours with their laptops on their laps daily. We report a case with erythema ab igne on the thigh of a 17-year-old girl, induced by use of laptop computers four to five hours daily for nine months.