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 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 38 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 1999
  • Doi Number: 10.1046/j.1365-4362.1999.00628.x
  • Title of Journal : INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF DERMATOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.181-186

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.