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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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Contact allergy and allergic contact dermatitis in children --a review of current data.
In eczema, the patch test is gold standard test in detecting the etiologic factor and the only scientific proof of contact allergy.
Methylisothiazolinone should be considered as a potential suspect allergen among patients with suspected cosmetic dermatitis, facial dermatitis, and sunscreen allergy" the authors said, concluding that the addition of MI to an allergen screening series "will likely uncover otherwise undiagnosed cases of preservative contact allergy.
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.
Adverse skin reactions are predominated by contact allergy to salicylates, one of the commonest causes of contact allergy in both the general population [9, 10] and in eczema patients [11].
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A It sounds like he is suffering from a contact allergy.