Beryllium dermatitis.

Abstract

Chronic beryllium disease is a granulomatous disorder characterized by a cell-mediated immune response to beryllium. Most reports of chronic beryllium disease discuss pulmonary and noncutaneous immunologic findings. This report of occupational chronic beryllium disease emphasizes cutaneous findings and discusses the potential role of skin exposure in the… (More)

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@article{Berlin2003BerylliumD, title={Beryllium dermatitis.}, author={Joshua M Berlin and James Stacey Taylor and Jessica E Sigel and Wilma Fowler Bergfeld and Raed A Dweik}, journal={Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology}, year={2003}, volume={49 5}, pages={939-41} }