|Document ID (ISN)||49085|
|ISSN - Serial title
||0105-1873 - Contact Dermatitis
|Convention or series no.
||Tosti A., Melino M., Veronesi S.
||Contact urticaria to tobacco
||Apr. 1987, Vol.16, No.4, p.225-226. 5 ref.
||Report of a patient whose urticaria appeared after 11 years of exposure to tobacco in a cigar and cigarette factory. None of the 750 other workers in the factory suffered from urticaria. Tobacco is well known as an irritant; it should be added to the list of agents that produce contact urticaria by an immunological mechanism.
||tobacco industry; urticaria; skin allergies; tobacco
||long-term exposure; case study
||D - Periodical articles
||Toxic and dangerous substances
|Broad subject area(s)