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Document ID (ISN)64462
CIS number 95-999
ISSN - Serial title 0105-1873 - Contact Dermatitis
Year 1994
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Moreau A., Dompmartin A., Castel B., Remond B., Michel M., Leroy D.
Title Contact dermatitis from a textile flame retardant
Bibliographic information Aug. 1994, Vol.31, No.2, p.86-88. Illus. 16 ref.
Abstract A case study is presented of a painter with contact sensitivity to Flammentin ASN« following use of a protective cotton cap treated with this flame retardant. The painter presented with eczema of the forehead and face at the sites of cap contact. Patch tests with the treated cap and flame retardant were positive. The case is compared to other published reports.
Descriptors (primary) allergens; protective clothing; flame retardants; painting; eczema
Descriptors (secondary) literature survey; skin tests; case study
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceFrance
Subject(s) Occupational pathology
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Skin diseases
Surface treatment
Protective clothing