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photodermatosis meaning

  "photodermatosis" in a sentence
  • [Medicine]
    n pl -to·ses : any dermatosis produced by exposure to light

Examples

  1. People with photodermatosis may develop skin rashes following exposure to the sun.
  2. Polymorphous light eruption is the most common type of photodermatosis.
  3. BRP is an enigmatic condition with a controversial cause; some authors consider BRP to be a photodermatosis, whereas other authors attribute BRP to compression of cervical nerve roots.
  4. Some medical experts use the term " actinic prurigo " to denote a rare photodermatosis that develops in childhood and is chronic and persistent; this rare photodermatosis, associated with the human leukocyte antigen HLA-DR4, is often called " Familial polymorphous light eruption of American Indians " or " Hereditary polymorphous light eruption of American Indians " but some experts consider it to be a variant of the syndrome known as polymorphous light eruption ( PMLE ).
  5. Some medical experts use the term " actinic prurigo " to denote a rare photodermatosis that develops in childhood and is chronic and persistent; this rare photodermatosis, associated with the human leukocyte antigen HLA-DR4, is often called " Familial polymorphous light eruption of American Indians " or " Hereditary polymorphous light eruption of American Indians " but some experts consider it to be a variant of the syndrome known as polymorphous light eruption ( PMLE ).

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