actinodermatitis

noun

ac·​ti·​no·​der·​ma·​ti·​tis -ˌdər-mə-ˈtīt-əs How to pronounce actinodermatitis (audio)
plural actinodermatitises or actinodermatitides -ˈtit-ə-ˌdēz How to pronounce actinodermatitis (audio)
: dermatitis resulting from exposure to sunlight, X-rays, or radiation from radium

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“Actinodermatitis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/actinodermatitis. Accessed 28 Nov. 2022.

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