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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Atypical locations for atopic dermatitis (AD) that should make you think of allergic contact dermatitis include the eyelids, perioral area, scalp, neck, extensor surfaces, hands and feet, and genitalia.
Study comprised of 50 clinically suspected cases of Allergic Contact Dermatitis of Hand, Feet or Both, attending the Dermatology OPD, DVL Department, Osmania General Hospital, over 12 months' period.
66,67,68Keloid formation waspresided by severe allergic contact dermatitis, and a positive patch test to PPDwas documented in all cases.
Contact allergy and allergic contact dermatitis in children --a review of current data.
Allergic contact dermatitis caused by sodium metabisulfite: a challenging allergen: a case series and literature review.
Materials and methods: The anti-inflammatory activity of MGEB was evaluated using 2,4-dinitrofluorobenzene (DNFB)-induced allergic contact dermatitis (ACD) in mice.
Allergens responsible for allergic contact dermatitis amongst children: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
It's also one of the most common causes of allergic contact dermatitis (a skin rash or irritation caused by touching an allergen.
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).
12) Gentian violet solution or pyoctanin is widely used in dermatological practice and can also lead to allergic contact dermatitis, as well as necrosis of the intertriginous areas and scrotum.
PPD is implicated in allergic contact dermatitis, but also in immediate hypersensitivity reactions, and it has been implicated as a possible risk factor for a number of cancers," he added.
I went to the nearest ER and lo and behold I was told I have acute allergic contact dermatitis.
Occupational skin disease (OSD) is among the commonest diseases caused by work, with allergic contact dermatitis accounting for 90 - 95% of all OSDs.