Light sensitivity (photophobia) : Medical Symptom Description

Light sensitivity (photophobia): Light sensitivity (photophobia) is listed as an alternate name or description for symptom Photophobia. For a medical symptom description of 'Light sensitivity (photophobia)', the following symptom information may be relevant to the symptoms: Photophobia (symptom). However, note that other causes of the symptom 'Light sensitivity (photophobia)' may be possible.
Photophobia (symptom): Dislike, sensitivity or avoidance of bright light
Photophobia (symptom): Photophobia (literally "light-fear") is the dislike of bright light. Its cause can range from causes such as hangover or migraine to severe potentially-fatal conditions such as meningitis and meningococcal disease. Hence, photophobia is a symptom that needs immediate professional medical advice and treatment.

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