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Document ID (ISN)66896
CIS number 96-1094
ISSN - Serial title 0105-1873 - Contact Dermatitis
Year 1995
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Tong D.
Title Coral dermatitis in the aquarium industry
Bibliographic information Sep. 1995, Vol.33, No.3, p.207-208. Illus. 7 ref.
Abstract Case report of an aquarium shop worker with a history of hay fever and contact allergy to prawns who developed dermatitis after contact with coral while changing a tank. Previous reports of skin reactions to corals had been of divers in the natural habitat of these organisms.
Descriptors (primary) coral; pet shops; dermatitis; skin diseases
Descriptors (secondary) case study; symptoms; aetiology; Crustacea
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceAustralia
Subject(s) Commerce, services, offices
Broad subject area(s) Biological hazards
Browse category(ies) Skin diseases
Retail industry
Animal hazards