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Document ID (ISN)78691
CIS number 02-791
ISSN - Serial title 0105-1873 - Contact Dermatitis
Year 2001
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Álvarez-Cuesta C.C., Vázquez López F., Raya Aguado C., González López M.A., Pérez Oliva N.
Title Allergic contact dermatitis from colophonium in the sawdust of Asturian cider-bars
Bibliographic information July 2001, Vol.45, No.1, p.57. 7 ref.
Abstract Case report of sensitization dermatitis in a young part-time worker, whose job was to spread saw dust on the floor of a Spanish cider bar to keep it dry. Skin tests showed a positive reaction to pine dust, which is a known source of sensitization to colophony.
Descriptors (primary) sensitization dermatitis; colophony; hotel industry; sawdust; eczema
Descriptors (secondary) Spain; case study
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceSpain
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Hotels and restaurants
Skin diseases