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Document ID (ISN)109240
CIS number 09-149
ISSN - Serial title 0105-1873 - Contact Dermatitis
Year 2008
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Aalto-Korte K., Suuronen K., Kuuliala O., Jolanki R.
Title Contact allergy to 2,5-dimercapto-1,3,4-thiadiazole and phenyl-α-naphtylamine, allergens in industrial greases and lubricant oils - Contact allergy to water-insoluble greases is uncommon but needs to be considered in some workers
Bibliographic information Feb. 2008, Vol.58, No.2, p.93-96. 21 ref.
Abstract Components of industrial lubricants seldom cause allergic contact dermatitis. This study describes the cases of two patients with allergic reactions to 2,5-dimercapto-1,3,4-thiadiazole contained in metalworking lubricants and a case of allergy to phenyl-α-naphtylamine in grease.
Descriptors (primary) allergens; skin diseases; metalworking industry; cutting fluids; lubricants
Descriptors (secondary) sensitization dermatitis; case study; Finland; skin tests; N-phenyl-1-naphthylamine; eczema; thiadiazoles
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceFinland
Subject(s) Occupational pathology
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Metalworking industry
Skin diseases