Allergic contact dermatitis from Laurus nobilis oil induced by massage.

Abstract

Non-occupational contact allergy to Laurus nobilis (laurel) oil is considered rare. Herein, we report a case of allergic contact dermatitis after a massage with a mixture of olive oil and L. nobilis oil. Patch testing showed (+++) reactions to laurel oil and (++) to the mixture of olive oil and laurel oil.

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@article{Adisen2007AllergicCD, title={Allergic contact dermatitis from Laurus nobilis oil induced by massage.}, author={Esra Ozsoy Adisen and M Remzi Onder}, journal={Contact dermatitis}, year={2007}, volume={56 6}, pages={360-1} }