https://www.medicinenet.com/photodynamic_therapy/article.htm

PDT light sources include laser light, intense ... blue light, red light, and many other ...

https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/319256.php

Sep 5, 2017 ... PDT attempts to treat acne with intense pulsed light. ... This light source may provide blue light, red light, or intense pulsed light (IPL). A doctor ...

https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/80548/aesthetic-dermatology/photodynamic-therapy-often-not-worth-trouble

Feb 21, 2014 ... The duration of light therapy is source dependent; blue light, ... PDT has other shortcomings in addition to the cost and time involved. It can be ...

https://www.healthline.com/health/photodynamic-therapy

Aug 30, 2017 ... Learn what to expect after photodynamic therapy, including cost and recovery details. ... Photodynamic therapy (PDT) is a type of treatment that uses light along with ... Your doctor will use a blue light on this chemical.

https://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatments-and-side-effects/treatment-types/photodynamic-therapy.html

Mar 18, 2015 ... It often costs less than other cancer treatments. ... The drugs used for PDT leave people very sensitive to light for some time, so special precautions must ... A special blue light, rather than laser light, is used to activate this drug.

https://www.advdermatology.com/pdt-pages-69.php

The cost depends on the number of treatments. PDT for actinic keratosis may be covered by your insurance if we only use blue light (see PDT under medical ...

https://www.docshop.com/education/dermatology/facial/photodynamic-therapy

Sep 6, 2017 ... PDT combines a light source – either blue light, red light, or intense pulsed light ( IPL™) – with the use of a topical photosensitizing solution to ...

https://www.docshop.com/education/dermatology/facial/blue-light

Sep 6, 2017 ... Patients who receive blue light photodynamic therapy will also have the topical solution Levulan® applied to their skin for 15 to 60 minutes ...

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2016/06/160623123033.htm

Jun 23, 2016 ... Photodynamic therapy is an effective treatment for early-stage skin cancer. However, this therapy ... Painful blue light. An international group of ...

https://www.asds.net/skin-experts/skin-treatments/photodynamic-therapy-for-premalignant-growths

Photodynamic therapy treats premalignant growths by using special drugs called photosensitizing agents, ... The skin is exposed to a special blue light source.