phytophotodermatitis

phytophotodermatitis

 [fi″to-fo″to-der″mah-ti´tis]
phototoxic dermatitis due to contact with certain plants and subsequent exposure to sunlight.

phy·to·pho·to·der·ma·ti·tis

(fī'tō-fō'tō-der'mă-tī'tis),
Phytodermatitis resulting from photosensitization.

phytophotodermatitis

/phy·to·pho·to·der·ma·ti·tis/ (-fo″to-der″mah-ti´tis) phototoxic dermatitis induced by exposure to certain plants and then to sunlight.

phytophotodermatitis

A phototoxic skin rash due to physical contact with UV-light-sensitising substances—e.g., from various plant families: Umbelliferae, Rutaceae, Moraceae and Leguminosae; may be found in parsnips citrus fruits and others.

Clinical findings
Blistering, burning, patchy hyperpigmentation (which may simulate marks of child abuse).

phy·to·pho·to·der·ma·ti·tis

(fī'tō-fō'tō-dĕr'mă-tī'tis)
Phytodermatitis resulting from photosensitization.

phytophotodermatitis

phototoxic dermatitis due to contact with certain plants and subsequent exposure to sunlight.
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When these come into contact with the skin, and the skin comes into contact with UV light, these chemicals lead to a condition called phytophotodermatitis - a red rash, often followed by severe burns and blistering within 24 hours.
The blisters can also develop into phytophotodermatitis, a type of skin rash caused as a result of sensitivity to chemicals in certain plants and fruit which flares up in sunlight.
com/article/1119566-overview) phytophotodermatitis , also known as the "Margarita burn" or "lime disease," a type of burn that can range from increased pigmentation to second-degree burns.
The differential diagnosis includes other parasites (uncinariasis, gnathostomiasis, strongyloidiasis, myiasis), dermatophytosis, phytophotodermatitis, erythema chronicum migrans, granuloma annulare, and bullous impetigo.
A phototoxic reaction with erythema, pruritus, phytophotodermatitis, and friction blisters could occur.
However, she left out the fact that parsnip sap can cause severe phytophotodermatitis, which produces painful, watery blisters.
He had developed phytophotodermatitis - a disorder which makes skin hypersensitive to ultraviolet light and can last for years.
Atopic and contact dermatitis, phytophotodermatitis, transient neonatal pustular melanosis, and neonatal lupus erythematosus are among the noteworthy clinical challenges, she said at the meeting.
Phytophotodermatitis is an erythematous pruritic inflammation of the skin with vesicles and bullae.
Skin lesions heal after 10-12 days, with transient post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation; they may be confused with allergic or irritant-contact dermatitis, thermal burns, herpes zoster, dermatitis artefacta, herpes simplex, bullous impetigo and phytophotodermatitis.
Iatrogenic phytophotodermatitis resulting from herbal treatment of an allergic contact dermatitis.
The sap of the Giant Hogweed can cause phytophotodermatitis (PPD), which isn't easy to say and even more painful to experience.