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Phototherapy

Descriptions of Phototherapy

Phototherapy : treatment of a disease by exposure to light, especially by variously concentrated light rays or specific wavelengths.
Source: CRISP

Basic Information: Phototherapy

Count: Phototherapy is listed as a: treatment for 39 conditions; alternative treatment for 0 conditions; preventive treatment for 0 conditions; research treatment for 2 conditions.

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List of Diseases with Phototherapy as a Treatment

The following list of conditions have 'Phototherapy' or similar listed as a treatment in our database:

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  • Ear Psoriasis ... Phototherapy, Sunlight, UVB phototherapy
  • Eczema ... Light treatment, Photochemotherapy (light and psoralen), Phototherapy (UV A and B light)
  • Esophagus Cancer ... Photodynamic therapy (PDT)

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  • Vitiligo ... Oral psoralen photochemotherapy, Topical psoralen photochemotherapy

List of Diseases with Phototherapy as a Research Treatment

The following list of conditions have 'Phototherapy' or similar listed as a research treatment or other research area in our database:

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