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Photosensitivity

Synonym(s)

  • sun sensitivity

Definition(s)

1: Sensitive or sensitized to the action of radiant energy (photosensitive paper). 2: Being or caused by an abnormal reaction to sunlight (photosensitive rashes).

Definition from: Merriam-Webster's Medical DictionaryThis link leads to a site outside Genetics Home Reference. by Merriam-Webster Inc.

See also Understanding Medical Terminology.

 
Published: January 27, 2015