radiodermatitis

noun
ra·​dio·​der·​ma·​ti·​tis | \-ˌdər-mə-ˈtīt-əs \
plural radiodermatitises or radiodermatitides\ -​ˈtit-​ə-​ˌdēz \

Medical Definition of radiodermatitis 

: dermatitis resulting from overexposure to sources of radiant energy (as X-rays or radium)

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