contact dermatitis

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Related to contact dermatitis: Irritant contact dermatitis
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a delayed type of allergic reaction of the skin resulting from skin contact with a specific allergen (such as poison ivy)

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Positive reactions were observed according to International Contact Dermatitis Research Group Criteria6 which are as follows:
Unlike contact urticaria, in which a rash appears within minutes of exposure and fades away within minutes to hours, contact dermatitis takes days to appear.
Allergic contact dermatitis caused by black henna tattoo was diagnosed based on the clinical findings.
For example, metal from orthopedic implants can cause contact dermatitis, Dr.
Dunnick observed that shampoos are a common source of contact dermatitis and that alkyl glucosides and mild surfactants, which generally have low irritancy, are frequent culprits as well.
Contact dermatitis has been known at times to appear like and be mistakenly treated as cellulitis.
Because allergic contact dermatitis can occur a day or two after exposure, it can be tricky to pinpoint the irritant.
Evidence-based guidelines for the prevention, identification and management of occupational contact dermatitis and urticaria.
Contact Dermatitis (CD) is an altered state of skin reactivity induced by exposure to an external agent.
This text reviews the literature on contact allergy to essential oils and their chemical composition, covering 79 essential oils that have caused contact allergy or allergic contact dermatitis, as well as the chemical composition of 91 essential oils and 2 jasmine absolutes.
37,39The clinical manifestations of allergic contact dermatitis varies in severity from an intensely itchy erythematous with patches of painful, itchy exudative bullous eruptions.
The history was very suggestive of a contact dermatitis to Trimovate cream.
5 times more likely to experience irritant contact dermatitis in 2012 as they were in 1996.
Diagnosis: Irritant contact dermatitis (as opposed to allergic contact dermatitis) associated with the use of terconazole and clobetasol.
Washington, May 21 ( ANI ): Researchers have claimed that despite efforts to control allergen release in phones, many phones on the market release levels of metals, such as nickel and chromium, which are sufficient to induce allergic contact dermatitis (ACD).