Occupational asthma and IgE antibodies to reactive dyes.

  title={Occupational asthma and IgE antibodies to reactive dyes.},
  author={H. Park and Young Joo Kim and Moon Kyu Lee and C S Hong},
  journal={Yonsei medical journal},
  volume={30 3},
Reactive dyes have been widely used in recent years. This paper reports nine cases of immediate type occupational asthma to reactive dyes in one dye industry. All patients had had asthmatic symptoms, four had had rhinitis and they had worked for 6 to 25 months. Skin prick tests with reactive dyes were positive and bronchoprovocation tests also produced… CONTINUE READING