Anaphylactoid to polyurethane foam (yellow foam) among architects

  • Viroj Wiwanitkit
  • Published 2009 in
    Indian journal of critical care medicine : peer…


Dear Editor, Polyurethane foam or yellow foam is a widely used substance. Allergy to polyurethane foam is rarely reported. Yellow foam is as an important cause of occupational asthma.[1] Workers in a polyurethane manufacturing foam factory are the main risk group for getting allergy.[2] The presence of isocyanates in polyurethane foams is a possible… (More)
DOI: 10.4103/0972-5229.60177


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