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Moles And Uv Radiation
If moles are full of melanin, does that mean an existing mole if exposed to uv radiation won't turn to melanoma?
No, risk remains: 'moles' on the skin are nevi, essentially benign but abnormal collections or growths of melanocytes in the dermis (the layer just under the epidermis) and sometimes also in the epidermis. Uv light damages the dna in cells and when it does so in melanocytes in nevi they may be transformed into melanomas. The pigment does not protect the cells. ...Read more
Irradiation is the process by which an object is exposed to radiation. The exposure can originate from various sources, including natural sources. Most frequently the term refers to ionizing radiation, and to a level of radiation that will serve a specific purpose, rather than radiation exposure to normal ...Read more
The: Eiectrmagnetic produce short wavesin the rdio range, then visible light then infrared (heat) then uv a& b before low energy, then finaiiy mega-voitage densely ionizing radiation. Uv is weakly ionizing and does not penetrate. ...Read more
That is how we built: That is how we're built. It is impossible to explain rationally. We don't feel radioactivity as well. ...Read more
Can a cellulite body lotion be prescribed for skin of the face(hypersensitive, pron to redness, sensitive to uv radiation) without burning the face?
No: First of all, there are no cellulite cream that work and none that are prescribed. Now that we have answered that, find something that does work for your face or condition of your face. Visit a reputable dermatologist and get some answers. Good luck from nyc. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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This is light of extremely short wavelengths typically produced either among the stars / in cosmic rays or by radioactive element decay. Gamma rays form the background of normal radiation in which we all live; it is substantially greater than the exposure we get from imaging scans or should get from ...Read more
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