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Photophobia

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Definition 1

A condition in which the eyes are more sensitive than normal to light. (NCI Dictionary)

Definition 2

Fear and avoidance of light. It can be the result of anxiety about the eyes, photosensitivity, or photalgia. (NCI Thesaurus)

Definition 3

A disorder characterized by fear and avoidance of light. (NCI Thesaurus/CTCAE)




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