ultraviolet lamp

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Noun1.ultraviolet lamp - any source of illumination that emits ultraviolet radiationultraviolet lamp - any source of illumination that emits ultraviolet radiation
mercury-vapor lamp - ultraviolet lamp that emits a strong bluish light (rich in ultraviolet radiation) as electric current passes through mercury vapor
source of illumination - any device serving as a source of visible electromagnetic radiation
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By using Wood's light examination melasma can be classified into four types (1-Epidermal, 2Dermal, 3-Mixed and 4-Indeterminate).
For tinea capitis, shine a Wood's light on the scalp; 2.
Treatment of melasma with Jessner's solution versus glycolic acid: a comparison of clinical efficacy and evaluation of the predictive ability of Wood's light examination.