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1,617 Possible Causes for Sunlight Exposure

  • Sunburn

    But as the frequency of sunlight exposure increases, so, too, does the probability that some of that damage will escape repair.[scientificamerican.com] One common myth is that occasional exposure of your face and hands to sunlight is sufficient for vitamin D nutrition when in reality this is inadequate exposure to move your[articles.mercola.com] Chronic exposure of eyes to sunlight may cause pterygium (tissue growth that leads to blindness), cataracts, and perhaps macular degeneration, a leading cause of blindness[cdc.gov]

  • Drug-induced Fever

    , minocycline Nausea/vomiting, diarrhea, anorexia, abdominal pain, tooth discoloration in children 8 years, liver toxicity Avoid prolonged sunlight exposure; use sunscreen[drugs.com] exposure; use sunscreen, wear protective clothing; antibiotic cause of Stevens Johnson Syndrome, Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis List of Tetracyclines Tetracycline, doxycycline[drugs.com] exposure; use sunscreen, wear protective clothing; moxifloxacin associated with higher rates of side effects 1 ; tendon rupture (rare) more common in age 60, with corticosteroid[drugs.com]

  • Malignant Neoplasm

    Several reports have suggested that sunlight exposure could influence the occurrence or prognosis of malignant neoplasm [ 11 – 13 ].[ij-healthgeographics.biomedcentral.com] Diet, tobacco use, infection, exposure to sunlight, reproductive and sexual behavior, occupation, and alcohol use are risk factors associated with more than 80% of all cancer[cdc.gov] exposure.[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Upper Respiratory Infection

    View Article PubMed Google Scholar Webb AR, Kline L, Holick MF: Influence of season and latitude on the cutaneous synthesis of vitamin D3: exposure to winter sunlight in Boston[bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com]

  • Erythropoietic Protoporphyria

    The best preventive measures against EPP involves reducing the exposure to sunlight by wearing protective clothing that will prevent the exposure of the skin to sunlight.[doctortipster.com] Typically EPP starts with abnormal sensitivity to sunlight. Exposure to sunlight causes tingling, itching or burning, which may be associated with redness and swelling.[britishskinfoundation.org.uk] Simple measures such as avoiding unnecessary sunlight exposure and the use of tightly woven clothing, including a broad-brimmed hat, will protect the individual from sunlight[netdoctor.co.uk]

  • Pityriasis Alba

    At least several weeks must pass for the newly healthy skin to adjust its color to the amount of ongoing sunlight exposure, so that it will match the surrounding skin.[drgreene.com] exposure.[visualdx.com] Usually asymptomatic Pruritus (rare) More apparent in summertime in light-skinned people because lesions do not tan in summer ( 2 , 3 ) Even minimal sunlight exposure may[5minuteconsult.com]

  • Pellagra

    exposure (men go bare chested so will not get cassals necklace in sunlight), real dietary differences, different clinical expression of illness and hormonal differences.[ennonline.net] Exacerbation follows re-exposure to sunlight. In this work we review the findings of this once mysterious disorder, one that still challenges clinicians world-wide.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] An important feature differentiating pellagra from a true burn is that exacerbation occurs after re-exposure to sunlight.[clinicaladvisor.com]

  • Discoid Lupus Erythematosus

    DLE is an uncommon skin rash, usually made worse by exposure to sunlight. The term ‘lupus erythematosus’ is applied to a range of related disorders.[skinsupport.org.uk] Discoid lupus erythematosus is also triggered by sunlight exposure and cigarette smoke.[epainassist.com] Self-Care Guidelines Avoid sunlight exposure. Sunscreens with UVB and UVA blockers (such as Parsol 1789, zinc, or titanium dioxide) are recommended.[skinsight.com]

  • Hartnup Disease

    Exacerbations are seen most frequently in the spring or early summer after sunlight exposure.[orpha.net] The rash occurs after exposure to sunlight .[symptoma.com] All patients who are symptomatic are advised to use physical and chemical protection from sunlight: avoid excessive exposure to sunlight, wear protective clothing, and use[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Porphyria Cutanea Tarda

    Vitamin D advice The evidence relating to the health effects of serum Vitamin D levels, sunlight exposure and Vitamin D intake remains inconclusive.[skinsupport.org.uk] Patients with porphyria cutanea tarda often do not realize the role of sunlight exposure in the subsequent appearance of lesions.[emedicine.medscape.com] Attention to known exacerbating factors, such as sunlight exposure, stopping the combined contraceptive pill and avoiding excess alcohol, is important.[skinsupport.org.uk]

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