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Lasa EO, Egino GP, Sánchez AA, Ratón NJA, Díaz-Pérez JL
Allergic contact dermatitis from propolis
Med Cutan Iber Lat Am 2006; 34 (3)

Language: Español
References: 17
Page: 117-119
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Bees produce propolis from different vegetal species. As it is said to have anti-infl ammatory and antiseptic properties among many other, we can fi nd it in lots of natural therapeutic and cosmetic products. Although it was fi rst described like a professional dermatosis, nowadays most of the allergic contact dermatitis cases are reported in patients who use this kind of products. A case of allergic contact dermatitis due to a natural topical product is reported.

Key words: contact dermatitis, propolis, beeswax, natural producct, occupational.


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