erythema dose

n.

The minimum amount of x-rays or other form of radiation sufficient to produce redness of the skin after application, regarded as the dose that is safe to give at one time.

Nearby words

  1. erythema annulare,
  2. erythema annulare centrifugum,
  3. erythema arthriticum epidemicum,
  4. erythema caloricum,
  5. erythema chronicum migrans,
  6. erythema induratum,
  7. erythema infectiosum,
  8. erythema iris,
  9. erythema marginatum,
  10. erythema migrans linguae


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