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a therapy for psoriasis combining the oral drug psoralen and high-intensity long-wave ultraviolet light.
Origin of PUVA
p(soralen) + UV-A ultraviolet light of a wavelength between 320 and 400 nanometers Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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PUVA (pōō'və, pyōō'-)
Psoralen and ultraviolet light; a treatment for psoriasis combining the oral administration of psoralen with subsequent exposure to long wavelength ultraviolet light.

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