| CASE REPORT
|Year : 1986 | Volume
| Issue : 4 | Page : 218--219
Holigarna Ferruginea Induced Allergic Contact Dermatitis
CR Srinivas, DS Krupashanker, R.P.C Naik, MA lyengar
Contact dermatitis due to Holigrana ferruginea Hook f-a member of the family Anacardiaceae, was seen in 4 patients. In three case,% the diagnosis was confirmed by patch tests. The presence of pyrocatechols in the acrid juice was detected by simple laboratory procedures. A DNCB-fike action of the purified extract is postulated.
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