Symptom: Sun sensitivity

Sun sensitivity: Skin sensitivity to the sun
Introduction: Sun sensitivity refers to sensitivity of the skin to sunlight. Dislike of sunlike due to effects on the eyes is called photophobia (fear of light).
Detailed cause information for symptom: Sun sensitivity:
  • Medical conditions causing symptom: Sun sensitivity (5 conditions)

    Medical articles on symptoms: These general medical articles may be of interest:

    Symptoms related to Sun sensitivity: photophobia (30)
    Sun sensitivity type of: Skin symptoms (226)
    Symptoms: symptom center, symptom groups, symptom descriptions

    Conditions listing symptoms: Sun sensitivity: The following list of conditions have 'Sun sensitivity' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.


  • Lupus ... sun sensitivity


  • Photosensitivity ... skin sensitivity to sunlight
  • Porphyria ... sun sensitivity


  • Sjogren's Syndrome ... sun sensitivity


  • Vitiligo ... sun sensitivity

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