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contact

(Association), noun accord, acquaintanceship, affiliation, alliance, bond, camaraderie, close union, coalition, combination, commerce, communication, community, companionship, conjunction, connection, consociation, consortium, cooperation, dealings, exchange, federation, fellowship, interchange, intercommunion, intercourse, interrelation, intimacy, kinship, liaison, link, linkage, mutual intercourse, participation, rapport, relation, relationship, tie, transmission, union
Associated concepts: contacts theory in conflicts of law, grouping of contacts

contact

(Touching), noun abutment, abuttal, adjacency, coherence, contactus, connection, contiguity, contiguousness, contingence, convergence, impact, joining, junction, junction of bodies, juncture, meeting, nexus, taction, tangency, union

contact

(Communicate), verb call, consociate, correspond, establish connection, get through to, get to, have an exchange, have dealings with, inform, intercommunicate, make connection, meet with, notify, reach, relate, serve notice, signal

contact

(Touch), verb abut, adjoin, annex, attach, be contiguous, border, border on, bridge, butt against, cohere, collide with, come together, conjoin, connect, converge, embrace, encounter, establish connection, graze, hit, inosculate, interconnect, join, lie adjacent to, link, meet, osculate, overlap, reach, rub, strike, unite, verge upon
See also: abutment, accident, coalescence, collision, communicate, connection, convey, correspond, impinge, liaison, meeting, notify, reach
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Erythema-multiforme-like eruption and depigmentation following allergic contact dermatitis from a paint-on henna tattoo, due to para-phenylenediamine contact hypersensitivity.
Penchalaiah K, Handa S, Lakshmi SB, Sharma VK, Kumar B: Sensitizers commonly causing allergic contact dermatitis from cosmetics.
Targeting keratinocyte apoptosis in the treatment of atopic dermatitis and allergic contact dermatitis.
Methods: A retrospective analysis of the records of patients who underwent patch testing for suspected acute allergic contact dermatitis at the Department of Dermatology of the Medical Sciences Campus of the UPR, from March 31, 2001 to May 31, 2005.
Occupational irritant and allergic contact dermatitis among healthcare workers.
Finally, allergic contact dermatitis is an inflammation of the skin caused by a delayed hypersensitivity to contact with irritants such as fibers, dyes, detergents, and medications.
Allergic contact dermatitis -- develops when the body's immune system reacts against a substance through skin contact.
In general, however, alcohol handrubs cause less skin irritation and allergic contact dermatitis, according to the CDC.
Contact with the plant oil, urushiol, found not only in the leaves of the plant but also in the stems and roots, results in an allergic contact dermatitis (ACD) in 50%-70% of people (Epstein, 1994).
3) Type IV latex allergies represent a delayed hypersensitivity to one or more of the 300-plus chemicals used to manufacture latex and cause allergic contact dermatitis within 48 to 96 hours of exposure.