Encyclopedia of Cancer

2009 Edition
| Editors: Manfred Schwab

Photosensitivity

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-47648-1_4558

Definition

Is the increased sensitivity to the development of edema and/or erythema by ultraviolet (UV) light;  xeroderma pigmentosum.

 Fluorescence Diagnostics

 UV Radiation

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