New York, Dec. 02, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Reportlinker.com announces the release of the report “Photomedicine Technology Market – Growth, Trends, and Forecasts (2020 – 2025)” – https://www.reportlinker.com/p05993741/?utm_source=GNW
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Furthermore Increasing awareness about non-invasive procedures, advancements in laser delivery procedures, and rising demand for cosmetic surgeries are contributing to the expanding adoption of advanced laser-based therapies, which, in turn, is expected to fuel the growth of the global photomedicine technology market during the forecast period. However, the high cost of photomedicine and advanced device technologies are expected to hinder the market growth.
Key Market Trends
Oncology Segment is Expected to Register Significant Growth
– Phototherapy is one of the most successful therapies used for curing cancer. In a process called photodynamic therapy (PDT), light-sensitive drugs are injected into the body, which settles into the cancer cells. When the cells are exposed to certain light waves, the drugs are activated to kill the cells and shrink the tumor.
– US FDA approved the photosensitizing agent called porfimer sodium, or photofrin, for use in PDT, to treat or relieve the symptoms of esophageal cancer and non-small cell lung