Allergic contact dermatitis in the United Arab Emirates


LESTRINGANT G., Bener A., SAWAYA M., GALADARI I., FROSSARD P.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF DERMATOLOGY, vol.38, no.3, pp.181-186, 1999 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

Abstract

Background No data exist on allergic contact dermatitis (ACD) in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). Aim Our aim was threefold: (i) to determine the incidence of ACD; (ii) to identify responsible allergens using the European Standard Series, TRUE TEST, and other substances; (iii) to tentatively explore population-specific reactions in Al Ain, UAE.