Radiodermititis: Radiation Dermatitis
Skin disorder caused by ionizing radiation used in radiotherapy. It is one of the complications that may be caused by this therapy. It may be only a slight discomfort or may even cause treatment discontinuation, requiring care by the nursing staff. The way to prevent it is to and take some special measures in the area to be treated: Keep the area dry, do not use cosmetic products or colognes, wear loose fitting cotton clothing, etc.