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

Mar 18, 2015 ... PDT can only treat areas where light can reach. This means it's mainly used to treat problems on or just under the skin, or in the lining of organs ...

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

Photodynamic therapy treats premalignant growths by using special drugs ... First the drug is applied to the skin in the treatment area, usually in the form of a ...

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

Often a thorough cleansing of the face is done using ... PDT requires physician adjustments for specific ...

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

Sep 5, 2017 ... Photodynamic therapy (PTD) uses skin-sensitizing medications to enhance the impact of light-based skin treatment for acne. It is a form of ...

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2503644/

The number of non-melanoma skin cancers is increasing worldwide, and so also the demand for effective treatment modalities. Topical photodynamic therapy ...

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

Dr. Amy Forman Taub, the founder of Advanced Dermatology, is a pioneer and international leader in researching, improving, and applying PDT to skin ...

https://uihc.org/health-topics/blue-light-therapy-warding-skin-cancer

Photodynamic, or "blue-light," therapy at University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics is helping dermatologists ward off skin cancer in patients with actinic keratoses.

http://www.upstate.edu/dermatology/healthcare/pdt.php

Mar 9, 2018 ... Levulan is applied to the skin for 1/2 hour to one hour, and subsequently ... The process of activating Levulan with blue light is termed PDT.

https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/135139/acne/new-form-photodynamic-therapy-remains-controversial

Apr 5, 2017 ... A new approach to photodynamic therapy (PDT) – where patients expose their skin to daylight after application of a photosensitizing agent – is ...

https://artofskinmd.com/before-and-after/skin-treatments-resurfacing/pdt-precancerous-lesions/

Photodynamic therapy, or PDT, is sometimes referred to as “blue light therapy” and is FDA-cleared for the treatment of actinic keratoses (AK). AKs are ...