|Document ID (ISN)||104007|
|ISSN - Serial title
||0339-6517 - Documents pour le médecin du travail
|Convention or series no.
||Occupational skin diseases due to dyes
||Dermatoses professionnelles aux colorants [in French]|
||4nd Quarter 2004, No.100, p.565-576. Illus. 82 ref.
||http://www.inrs.fr/INRS-PUB/inrs01.nsf/inrs01_search_view_view/955B9977919A0658C1256F7E003E619D/$FILE/ta71.pdf [in French]
||Occupational skin diseases caused by exposure to dyes affect primarily hairdressers and textile industry workers. Paraphenylene diamine and its derivatives are among the most sensitizing hair dyes, while in the textile sector, the main allergens are found among disperse dyes. The clinical diagnosis and interpretation of allergy tests often pose difficulties in cases of allergic contact eczema to textile dyes. Contents of this review article on occupational skin diseases due to dyes: uses of dyes; their classification; epidemiology of occupational skin lesions caused by dyes; diagnosis in occupational settings; diagnosis in specialized institutions; prevention; compensation.
||dyes; skin diseases; textile industry; risk factors; hairdressing
||allergens; compensation of occupational diseases; p-phenylenediamine; Disperse Yellow 3; symptoms; classification; sensitizers; dyeing; diagnosis; medical examinations; eczema
||D - Periodical articles
|Country / State or Province||France|
Toxic and dangerous substances
|Broad subject area(s)
Occupational medicine, epidemiology
||Hairdressing & beauty parlours