Definition of Erythema solare

1. Noun. Redness of the skin caused by exposure to the rays of the sun.

Exact synonyms: Sunburn
Generic synonyms: Erythema, First-degree Burn
Derivative terms: Sunburn

Medical Definition of Erythema solare

1. The burning or discolouration produced on the skin by the heat of the sun; tan. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Erythema Solare

erythema multiforme
erythema multiforme bullosum
erythema multiforme exudativum
erythema multiforme major
erythema neonatorum
erythema nodosum
erythema nodosum leprosum
erythema nodosum migrans
erythema palmare hereditarium
erythema papulatum
erythema paratrimma
erythema pernio
erythema perstans
erythema polymorphe
erythema simplex
erythema solare (current term)
erythema threshold
erythema toxicum
erythema toxicum neonatorum
erythema tuberculatum
erythematous syphilid

Literary usage of Erythema solare

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1. An Ephemeris of Materia Medica, Pharmacy, Therapeutics and Collateral by Edawrd P. Squibbs (1903)
"The power of the chemical rays of light to produce an inflammation of the skin (erythema solare). 3. The power of the chemical rays of light to penetrate ..."

2. Gould and Pyle's Cyclopedia of Practical Medicine and Surgery: With George Milbry Gould, Walter Lytle Pyle, Richard John Ernst Scott by George Milbry Gould, Walter Lytle Pyle, Richard John Ernst Scott (1912)
"As the "chemic" (blue, violet, and ultraviolet) rays of light are capable of causing an inflammation (erythema solare) of the healthy skin, ..."

3. Diseases of the skin by Richard Lightburn Sutton (1919)
"If developing as a result of exposure to the sun, the condition is called erythema solare, and if from the effects of artificial heat (as the long-continued ..."

4. A Text-book of Practical Medicine: With Particular Reference to Physiology by Felix von Niemeyer (1883)
"... to operate continuously and vigorously, the erythema assumes a more serious character, and new lesions form. erythema solare becomes an eczema solare; ..."

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