Assessment
Questionnaire

Have a symptom?
See what questions
a doctor would ask.
 

Phototoxic eczema

Phototoxic eczema: Introduction

Phototoxic eczema: Phototoxic eczema is skin irritation and inflammation which occurs as an abnormal response to exposure to UV light radiation. The cause of this sensitivity may result from the use of certain drugs or exposure various other photosensitizing substances such as certain plants. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Phototoxic eczema is available below.

Symptoms of Phototoxic eczema

Treatments for Phototoxic eczema

  • Topical steroids - for small localized areas
  • Systemic corticosteroids - for more widespread involvement.
  • Identification and avoidance of sensitising agent
  • Avoidance of UV exposure and use of sunscreens
  • more treatments...»

Home Diagnostic Testing

Home medical testing related to Phototoxic eczema:

Wrongly Diagnosed with Phototoxic eczema?

Causes of Phototoxic eczema

More information about causes of Phototoxic eczema:

Phototoxic eczema: Undiagnosed Conditions

Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:

Misdiagnosis and Phototoxic eczema

Psoriasis often undiagnosed cause of skin symptoms in children: Children who suffer from the skin disorder called psoriasis can often go undiagnosed. The main problem is that psoriasis is rare...read more »

Psoriatic arthritis often undiagnosed cause of joint conditions: Patients with the skin condition psoriasis can also have the related arthritis subtype called "psoriatic arthritis". This arthritic condition tends to be...read more »

Chronic lung diseases hard to diagnose: Some of the chronic lung diseases are difficult to diagnose. Even the well-knowns conditions such as asthma or lung cancer often fail to be diagnosed early. Some of the chronic lung...read more »

Phototoxic eczema: Research Doctors & Specialists

Research related physicians and medical specialists:

Other doctor, physician and specialist research services:

Phototoxic eczema: Rare Types

Rare types of diseases and disorders in related medical categories:

Phototoxic eczema: Animations

Phototoxic eczema: Broader Related Topics

User Interactive Forums

Read about other experiences, ask a question about Phototoxic eczema, or answer someone else's question, on our message boards:

Related Phototoxic eczema Info

More information about Phototoxic eczema

  1. Phototoxic eczema: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
 

By using this site you agree to our Terms of Use. Information provided on this site is for informational purposes only; it is not intended as a substitute for advice from your own medical team. The information on this site is not to be used for diagnosing or treating any health concerns you may have - please contact your physician or health care professional for all your medical needs. Please see our Terms of Use.

Home | Symptoms | Diseases | Diagnosis | Videos | Tools | Forum | About Us | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Site Map | Advertise