|Document ID (ISN)||66898|
|ISSN - Serial title
||0105-1873 - Contact Dermatitis
|Convention or series no.
||Parslew R., King C.M., Evans S.
||Primary sensitization to a single accidental exposure to a flame retardant and subsequent allergic contact dermatitis
||Oct. 1995, Vol.33, No.4, p.286. Illus. 3 ref.
||Case report of a worker who suffered blistering of the skin after contact with a flame retardant containing 2,3-dibromocresylglycidyl ether. Corticosteroid treatment was effective. Patch testing verified sensitization to this compound. Primary sensitization resulting from a single exposure has been reported for several other substances, but not for this compound.
||allergens; sensitization; flame retardants; skin allergies
||case study; 2,3-dibromocresylglycidyl ether; medical treatment; skin tests; symptoms
||D - Periodical articles
|Country / State or Province||United Kingdom|
||Medicine, hygiene and first aid
|Broad subject area(s)