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Contact allergy

Introduction: Contact allergy

Description of Contact allergy

Contact allergy (medical condition): An allergic contact dermatitis is where the body's immune system causes...more »

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Allergic contact dermatitis:
  »Introduction: Allergic contact dermatitis
  »Symptoms of Allergic contact dermatitis
  »Treatments for Allergic contact dermatitis

Contact allergy: Related Topics

These medical condition or symptom topics may be relevant to medical information for Contact allergy:

Contact allergy as a Disease

Contact allergy: Another name for Allergic contact dermatitis (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Allergic contact dermatitis
  »Symptoms of Allergic contact dermatitis
  »Treatments for Allergic contact dermatitis

Contact allergy: Related Diseases

Contact allergy: Contact allergy is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Causes of Contact allergy

Some of the causes of Contact allergy are included in the list below:

Symptoms of Contact allergy (Allergic contact dermatitis)

Some of the symptoms of Contact allergy incude:

Treatments for Contact allergy (Allergic contact dermatitis)

Treatments for Contact allergy (Allergic contact dermatitis) include:

  • There is no cure. Treatment is aimed at managing symptoms: avoiding allergen, antihistamines, mast cell stabilizers, steroids, cyclosporine, moisturizing creams, antibiotics for secondary infections, photochemotherapy, immune modulating drugs (tacrolimus, pimecrolimus) and immunotherapy

Treatment of Contact allergy: For more treatment information about Contact allergy, see treatment of Allergic contact dermatitis (Contact allergy)

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