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.
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causes, and treatments of Phototoxic eczema is available below.
Symptoms of Phototoxic eczema
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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
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Home Diagnostic Testing
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Causes of Phototoxic eczema
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causes of Phototoxic eczema
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Phototoxic eczema: Undiagnosed Conditions
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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 »
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Phototoxic eczema: Research Doctors & Specialists
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- Immune-Related Disease Specialists (Immunology):
- Skin Health Specialists (Dermatology):
- Lung Health Specialists (Pulmonologist):
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Phototoxic eczema: Rare Types
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Types of Phototoxic eczema
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