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Related to contact dermatitis: Irritant contact dermatitis

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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I went through these stages from damaged skin and contact dermatitis, to Type IV and Type I.
The use of complementary medicine by patients referred to a contact dermatitis clinic.
Occupational airborne contact dermatitis from Machaerium scleroxylon: a simplemethod for extracting quinones from wood.
Occupational irritant and allergic contact dermatitis among healthcare workers.
Avoidance of the offending allergens is the most preferable strategy for managing allergic contact dermatitis.
Since PPD is found in hair and textile dyes, patients sensitized to PPD can manifest long-term contact dermatitis to these products (8).
Other studies in other laboratories are beginning to show that certain moisturizers appear to be more effective than corticosteroids in treating irritant contact dermatitis.
The society's chief executive Margaret Cox said that people with a history of atopic eczema - similar to Heather - are at increased risk of contact dermatitis at work.
In general, however, alcohol handrubs cause less skin irritation and allergic contact dermatitis, according to the CDC.
She had been diagnosed with contact dermatitis and mild intermittent asthma 5 years prior to the diagnosis of occupationally induced latex allergy.
Ronna Williams, a former dental assistant from Brandon, Florida, had no idea that the chronic contact dermatitis she suffered in the 1980s, would later be diagnosed as symptoms of latex allergies.
Occupational exposure to the fluids can have harmful health effects and has been associated with skin problems such as contact dermatitis, and respiratory diseases including bronchitis.