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609 Possible Causes for Photosensitivity Disorder

  • Sunburn

    Abstract Mild exposure to ultraviolet (UV) radiation is also harmful and hazardous to the skin and often causes a photosensitivity disorder accompanied by sunburn.[] Photosensitivity disorders occur only in body regions exposed to solar radiation ( Fig. 10-1 ). Figure 10-1 Variations in solar exposure on different body areas.[] […] acquired bullous diseases -- Neutrophil-mediated diseases -- Severe and life-threatening skin eruptions in the acutely ill patient -- Benign neoplasms and hyperplasias -- Photosensitivity[]

  • Skin Cancer

    Kindler syndrome (KS) is a heritable skin disorder with a complex phenotype consisting of congenital skin blistering, photosensitivity, progressive generalized poikiloderma[]

  • Drug Hypersensitivity

    Moxifloxacin was recently reported to induce combined features of drug hypersensitivity syndrome (DHS) and toxic epidermal necrolysis (TEN). A simultaneous presentation of these two potentially life-threatening cutaneous drug eruptions with systemic features in the same patient is considered rare since they are[…][]

  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

    […] must be present: Malar rash Discoid rash Photosensitivity Oral ulcers Arthritis Serositis Renal disorder Neurologic disorder Hematologic disorder Immunologic disorder Antinuclear[] […] or psychosis Non-erosive arthritis of two or more peripheral joints characterized by tenderness, swelling, or effusion Oral or nasopharyngeal ulcerations Photosensitivity[] TABLE 1 Classification Criteria for Systemic Lupus Erythematosus* Before a patient can be classified with systemic lupus erythematosus, at least four of the following 11 disorders[]

  • Erythropoietic Protoporphyria

    KEYWORDS: cosmeceuticals; erythropoietic protoporphyria; photosensitivity disorder; protoporphyrin; sunlight[] Other inherited photosensitivity disorders that develop in childhood: Cockayne syndrome Rothmund-Thomson syndrome Xeroderma pigmentosum Hydroa vacciniforme Best Tests Subscription[] Rhodes, The impact of photosensitivity disorders on aspects of lifestyle, British Journal of Dermatology, 163, 4, (817-822), (2010). J. Frank and P.[]

  • Erythropoietic Porphyria

    […] lips exposing discoloured teeth in an apparent snarl, and who avoid daylight because of their photosensitivity.[] […] cutaneous photosensitivity and abnormal porphyrin heam biosynthesis in the bone marrow.[] Congenital erythropoietic porphyria is a rare autosomal recessive disorder that usually presents with marked skin photosensitivity, hypertrichosis, blistering, scarring, milia[]

  • Hepatoerythropoietic Porphyria

    * * * (EPP) an autosomal dominant disorder due to mutation… … Medical dictionary[] Pseudoporphyria is a drug-induced bullous photosensitive disorder and mimics porphyria very closely.[] Patients exhibit photosensitivity, red urine, hypertrichosis, and characteristic serum and urine porphyrin profiles.[]

  • Cockayne Syndrome

    XPG is a causative gene underlying the photosensitive disorder xeroderma pigmentosum group G (XP-G) and is involved in nucleotide excision repair.[] A syndrome characterized by multiple system abnormalities including DWARFISM; PHOTOSENSITIVITY DISORDERS; PREMATURE AGING; and HEARING LOSS.[] […] characterized by growth failure, impaired development of the nervous system, abnormal sensitivity to sunlight (photosensitivity), eye disorders and premature aging.[]

  • Porphyria Cutanea Tarda

    Shwayder, Photosensitivity disorders in children, Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, 67, 6, (1093.e1), (2012).[] […] due to partial deficiency of ferrochelatase, characterized by an excess of protoporphyrin and a wide variety of photosensitive skin changes Group of disorders characterized[] The porphyrias are a group of inherited disorders that result in defects in the enzymes of the haem biosynthetic pathway, causing photosensitive bullous skin eruptions or[]

  • Photosensitivity Disorder

    CrossRef PubMed Google Scholar Hwang GH. 56th autumn scientific congress: symposium 5; photosensitivity disorders: prevention of photosensitivity disorders.[] Genetic Photosensitivity Disorders – Condition and Symptoms There are several types of genetic photosensitivity disorders which can potentially be disabling.[] Genetic photosensitivity disorders are categorized as a skin disorder under the Social Security Administration’s (“SSA”) Listings of Impairments (“listings”).[]

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