Actinodermatitis

Actinodermatitis

An obsolete term for adverse reaction of skin to radiation Therapy (ultraviolet, x-ray, or radium); more commonly, radiodermatitis.

Synonym: photodermatitis.

Origin: actino-_ g. Derma, skin, _ -itis, inflammation

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