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Document ID (ISN)41917
CIS number 84-1033
ISSN - Serial title 0105-1873 - Contact Dermatitis
Year 1983
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Johnsson M., Buhagen M., Leira H.L., Solvang S.
Title Fungicide-induced contact dermatitis
Bibliographic information July 1983, Vol.9, No.4, p.285-288. Illus. 7 ref.
Abstract An epidemic of contact dermatitis in a wood products factory attributed to tetrachloroisophthalonitrile (TCPN) is related. 14 of 20 workers had work-related skin complaints, half of which were of allergic origin. TCPN appears to have strong irritant and allergenic properties.
Descriptors (primary) 2,4,5,6-tetrachloroisophthalonitrile; fungicides; woodworking industry; eczema; skin allergies
Descriptors (secondary) case study; wood preservatives
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Occupational pathology
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Agricultural chemicals
Lumber and the woodworking industry
Cyano compounds
Skin diseases
Woodworking industry