|Document ID (ISN)||67319|
|ISSN - Serial title
||0105-1873 - Contact Dermatitis
|Convention or series no.
||Filipe P., Almeida R.S.L.S., Rodrigo F.G.
||Occupational allergic contact dermatitis from cephalosporins
||Mar. 1996, Vol.34, No.3, p.226. 3 ref.
||A short case report is presented of a nurse with a 6-month history of itchy erythematous patches on the exposed skin of the forehead, perioral area, forearms and hands following preparation of cephalosporin solutions. Patch testing indicated occupational allergic dermatitis caused by exposure to 1st, 2nd and 3rd generation cephalosporins.
||allergens; drugs; nursing personnel; dermatitis; cephalosporins
||case study; skin tests; eczema; erythema
||D - Periodical articles
|Country / State or Province||Portugal|
||Commerce, services, offices
|Broad subject area(s)
||Health care services