Definition of phototherapy
Recent Examples of phototherapy from the Web
During phototherapy, babies only wear a diaper and soft goggles or patches to protect their eyes.
Most of the time, parents shouldn’t stress about a jaundice diagnosis, says Dr. Jackson—even if their child does require phototherapy.
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First Known Use of phototherapy
Medical Definition of phototherapy
: the application of light for therapeutic purposes
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Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about phototherapy
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