photodamage

photodamage
pho·to·dam·age -'dam-ij n damage (as to skin or DNA) caused by exposure to ultraviolet radiation
pho·to·dam·aged -ijd adj

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pho·to·dam·age (foґto-dam″əj) damage to the skin from prolonged exposure to ultraviolet radiation, such as in actinic dermatitis and photoaging. Called also dermatoheliosis.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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