photoallergy


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photoallergy

n (pl -gies) fotoalergia
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Histopathologic analysis of photoallergic reactions also includes epidermal spongiosis and dermal lymphocytic infiltrate, with necrotic keratinocytes, which is suggestive of photoallergy.
Phototoxicity and photoallergy are different expressions of an abnormal skin reaction from the exposure to light, usually enhanced by endogenous or exogenous substances, which are selectively activated by solar radiation.
Thus, protein-protein photocrosslinking, or drug-protein photobinding originating photoallergy, as well as DNA damage resulting in photomutagenicity and photogenotoxicity, are well known.
It was hypothesized that chronic actinic dermatitis may be the final stage of a contact photoallergy, contact ec-zema, drug photosensitivity, polymorphic light eruption, or en-dogenous eczema (8).
A look at the safety of metronidazole 1% gel: Cumulative irritation, contact sensitization, phototoxiciry, and photoallergy potential.
Quinolonephotoconjugated major histocompatibility complex class II-binding peptides with lysine are antigenic for T cells mediating murine quinolone photoallergy.
Exogenously induced photosensitivity diseases include phototoxicity and photoallergy.