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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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com) For advice contact Allergy UK (01322 619898 and allergyuk.
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The Commission services welcome the work done to better characterize, define and understand contact allergy in the scope of consumer products, and primarily cosmetics.
Wheat allergy is a rare allergy which typically presents itself as a food allergy, but can also be a contact allergy resulting from occupational exposure to the gluten properties of wheat.
As with any other allergen, the ideal patch test concentration should be able to detect as many cases of contact allergy as possible without causing irritant reactions or active sensitization," the authors said, noting that preliminary results from Denmark suggest that 2,000 ppm (0.
A key deliverable of this joint initiative is the development of a predictive in silico or computer simulated skin model that will help eliminate the need to use animals in contact allergy testing.
contact allergy to three or more allergens, also referred to as multiple chemical sensitivity (MCS), possibly due to an increased susceptibility factor.
11,12,13) Other allergic eye conditions include contact allergy to topical medication, such as anti-glaucoma agents, (14,15) and microbial allergy, such as phlyctenulosis caused by hypersensitivity to tuberculoprotein.
During the conference, a number of working papers were presented during which they discussed types of skin allergy, various tests and what is related to the importance of skin contact allergy tests for the workers in the health sector and other sectors, as well as the role of food as another cause for allergy and its latest treatment methods.
But these creams can give rise to contact allergy when exposed to the sun, and this has led to an increasing incidence of skin allergies.
The first article from the Research Institute for Fragrance Materials-sponsored, global study on the true prevalence of contact allergy to fragrances, is now available from the group's website at www.