Acute irritant bullous contact dermatitis caused by Euphorbia helioscopia.

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E. helioscopia (sun spurge) is used in traditional medicine in Turkey to treat warts, rheumatic pains, and superficial tissue swelling (2). 12-Deoxyphorbol13-phenylacetal-20-acetate is considered to be the most irritant component in the sap (3, 4). The bullous lesions that developed onour patients’ skin occurred after only brief exposure to the sap of the… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/cod.12338

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@article{Almi2015AcuteIB, title={Acute irritant bullous contact dermatitis caused by Euphorbia helioscopia.}, author={Habip Almiş and Ibrahim Hakan Bucak and Mehmet Ilteris Tekin and Çapan Konca and Mehmet Turğut}, journal={Contact dermatitis}, year={2015}, volume={72 3}, pages={184-5} }