|Document ID (ISN)||75724|
|ISSN - Serial title
||0105-1873 - Contact Dermatitis
|Convention or series no.
||Kanerva L., Estlander T.
||Occupational allergic contact dermatitis from colophony in 2 dental nurses
||Dec. 1999, Vol.41, No.6, p.342-343. 14 ref.
||This article reports the cases of two dental nurses, one with fingertip dermatitis, the other with irritant contact dermatitis. They both had a previous episode of hand dermatitis. Patch testing showed a positive reaction to colophony, a substance present in dental varnishes, pastes and disinfectants.
||allergens; dental services; eczema; colophony
||irritants; case study; skin tests; hand; allergy tests; dermatitis
||D - Periodical articles
|Country / State or Province||Finland|
||Commerce, services, offices
|Broad subject area(s)
||Health care services