|Document ID (ISN)||68650|
|ISSN - Serial title
||0105-1873 - Contact Dermatitis
|Convention or series no.
||Gallo R., Guarrera M., Hausen B.M.
||Airborne contact dermatitis from East Indian rosewood (Dalbergia latifolia Roxb.)
||July 1996, Vol.35, No.1, p.60-61. 7 ref.
||A knifegrinder presented with dermatitis after working on knife handles made from East Indian rosewood. Exposure to the sawdust caused sneezing and coughing, and patch testing produced a positive reaction. The main allergens in the wood were dalbergiones. Results conform the strong irritant and allergic potential of this sawdust.
||sensitization dermatitis; wood dust
||skin tests; case study
||D - Periodical articles
|Country / State or Province||Germany|
|Broad subject area(s)