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Cutaneous allergy to mustard in a salad maker.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  2954759     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
A case of allergic contact dermatitis to mustard (Brassica nigra) in a salad maker is reported. The sources of skin contact included a commercial salad cream, a vinegrette, and various members of the mustard family, Cruciferae. The Cruciferae family includes many salad vegetables and condiments which contain allergenic isothiocyanates. The extent of skin contact among salad makers and other food handlers may be significant, and sensitization to isothiocyanates from this large family of vegetables may be an important cause of food contact allergy in these individuals.
C J Dannaker; I R White
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Contact dermatitis     Volume:  16     ISSN:  0105-1873     ISO Abbreviation:  Contact Derm.     Publication Date:  1987 Apr 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1987-07-29     Completed Date:  1987-07-29     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7604950     Medline TA:  Contact Dermatitis     Country:  DENMARK    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  212-4     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Dermatitis, Occupational / etiology*
Food Handling*
Food Hypersensitivity / etiology
Hand Dermatoses / etiology*
Mustard Plant / adverse effects*
Plants, Medicinal*

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