Contact urticaria from polypropylene

Antonella Tosti, V. Bettoli, G. Iannini, L. Forlani

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Until recently, contact urticaria was considered rare, but now many cases are described. The term 'contact urticaria syndrome' has been proposed because symptoms frequently occur in other target organs due to immediate hypersensitivity reactions.

Original languageEnglish
JournalContact Dermatitis
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jan 1 1986
Externally publishedYes


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Immunology
  • Dermatology
  • Toxicology

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Tosti, A., Bettoli, V., Iannini, G., & Forlani, L. (1986). Contact urticaria from polypropylene. Contact Dermatitis, 15(1).