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Actinic Dermatitis

Definition of the noun actinic dermatitis

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noun

  1. dermatitis caused exposure to sunlight
    • lexical domain: States - nouns denoting stable states of affairs
    • more generic word: dermatitis = inflammation of the skin

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Google previewIllustrated Encyclopedia of Dermatology (2012)

by Lionel Fry, Fenella Wojnarowska, Parvin Shahrad

Actinic reticuloid and photosensitive eczema were originally thought to be two separate diseases, but are now considered to be probably two ends of a spectrum and are now termed 'chronic actinic dermatitis'. Patients have been observed to ...

Google previewLewis' Dictionary of Toxicology (1998)

by Robert Alan Lewis

actinic dermatitis. any reaction of the skin to any photochemically active type of radiation (e.g., sunlight, roentgen rays, ultraviolet light). allergic contact dermatitis (delayed contact sensitivity), ...

Google previewMosby's Pocket Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions (2013)

by Mosby

Chronic or recurrent actinic dermatitis can predispose to skin cancer. actinic keratosis, a slowly developing, localized thickening and scaling of the outer layers of the skin as a result of chronic, prolonged exposure to the sun. Treatment of this ...

Google previewCRC Dictionary of Agricultural Sciences (2001)

by Robert Alan Lewis

dermatitis, inflammation of the skin, actinic dermatitis, any reaction of the skin to any photochemically active type of radiation (e.g., sunlight, roentgen rays, ultraviolet light). allergic contact dermatitis ...

Google previewIllustrated Dictionary of Podiatry and Foot Science (2009)

by Jean Mooney

actinic dermatitis ultraviolet- or sunlight-induced dermatitis acute ...

Google previewMosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions - Australian & New Zealand Edition (2014)

by Peter Harris, Sue Nagy, Nicholas Vardaxis

Also called chronic actinic dermatitis, chronic photosensitivity dermatitis. actinism, the ability of sunlight or similar forms of radiation to produce chemical changes. actinium (Ac), a rare, radioactive metallic element. Its atomic number is 89; ...

Google previewSaunders Comprehensive Veterinary Dictionary (2011)

by Virginia P. Studdert, Clive C. Gay, Douglas C. Blood

Calledalso nasal solar dermatitis, actinic dermatitis. See alsoCollienose. spongiotic d. perivascular inflammation with spongiosis. summer d. seeequine allergic dermatitis. superficial necrolytic d. frequently associated with glucagonsecreting ...

Google previewMosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions (2016)

by Mosby

actinic dermatitis, a skin inflammation or rash resulting from exposure to sunlight, x-ray, or radiation. Chronic or recurrent actinic dermatitis can predispose to skin cancer. See also actinic keratosis. actinic ...

Google previewMosby's Medical Dictionary (2016)

by Mosby

Chronic or recurrent actinic dermatitis can predispose to skin cancer. See also actinic keratosis. actinic keratosis, a slowly developing, localized thickening and scaling of the outer layers of the skin as a result of chronic, prolonged exposure to ...

Google previewDorland's Illustrated Medical Dictionary (2011)

by Dorland

actinic dermatitis of the nonpigmented parts of ...

Google previewConcise Dictionary of Biomedicine and Molecular Biology (2001)

by Pei-Show Juo

Actinic Dermatitis A skin inflammation or rash resulting from exposure to sunlight, X-ray, or atomic particle radiation. Actinic ...

Google previewDorland's Dictionary of Medical Acronyms and Abbreviations (2015)

by Dorland

cervix CACY calcyclin CAD cadaver, cadaveric; central appointment desk; chronic actinic dermatitis; coenzyme A dehydrogenase; cold agglutinin disease; collisionally activated dissociation; compressed air disease; computer-aided design; ...

Google previewOxford Dictionary of Sports Science and Medicine (2006)

by Michael Kent

sunburn (actinic dermatitis) Damage to the skin due to overexposure to the sun's rays. Sunburn may vary from a mild ...

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