radiodermatitis


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radiodermatitis

 [ra″de-o-der″mah-ti´tis]
a cutaneous inflammatory reaction to exposure to biologically effective levels of ionizing radiation; x-ray dermatitis.

ra·di·o·der·ma·ti·tis

(rā'dē-ō-der-mă-tī'tis),
Dermatitis due to exposure to x-rays or gamma rays causing ionization of tissue water with acute changes resembling thermal injury.

ra·di·o·der·ma·ti·tis

(rā'dē-ō-dĕr'mă-tī'tis)
Skin disorder due to exposure to x-rays or gamma rays causing ionization of tissue water with changes resembling thermal injury. Also called radiation dermatitis.

radiodermatitis

Skin degeneration following exposure to excessive dosage of ionizing RADIATION.
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