Prognosis of Allergic Contact Dermatitis
Unfortunately, the prognosis for allergic occupational contact dermatitis can be poor, probably because the causes are often multifactorial and it is difficult to eliminate the causes from the environment. Certain allergens such as chromium and Compositae do cause chronic, persistent dermatitis. Repeating the patch tests over time can identify additional aggravating allergens.
KeywordsPoor prognosis Chromium Compositae
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