Photosensitivity Disorders

Known as: photosensitivity dermatitis, Photosensitivity Disorders [Disease/Finding], Photodermatitides 
Abnormal responses to sunlight or artificial light due to extreme reactivity of light-absorbing molecules in tissues. It refers almost exclusively to… (More)
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2014
Review
2014
Carotenoids constitute a ubiquitous group of isoprenoid pigments. They are very efficient physical quenchers of singlet oxygen… (More)
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2004
2004
BACKGROUND Photodynamic therapy (PDT) has been successfully applied in clinical settings to destroy neoplasms, but the efficacy… (More)
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Review
2003
Review
2003
BACKGROUND There is a clear relationship between ultraviolet (UV) radiation (UVR) and the clinical manifestations of patients… (More)
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Review
2002
Review
2002
Abnormal photosensitivity syndromes form a significant and common group of skin diseases. They include primary (idiopathic… (More)
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Review
2000
Review
2000
Gatifloxacin is an advanced-generation, 8-methoxy fluoroquinolone that is active against a broad spectrum of pathogens, including… (More)
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1997
1997
Extracts of St. John's wort (Hypericum perforatum) are used in treatment of depression. They contain various substances with the… (More)
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1995
1995
Three outbreaks of cyanobacterial (blue-green algae) poisoning involving cattle and sheep are described. In 2 of these acute… (More)
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1989
1989
New fluoroquinolones have generally been well tolerated. In a double-blind evaluation of oral fleroxacin, using 400, 600, or 800… (More)
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Review
1985
Review
1985
Photosensitivity reactions induced by drugs may be phototoxic or photoallergic in nature. Acute phototoxic reactions are by far… (More)
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1978
1978
1. Rhodopsin concentration has been measured by the method of densitometry in retinae of rats with inherited retinal dystrophy… (More)
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