Occupational contact dermatitis due to 2‐chloracetophenone tear gas

@article{Treudler1999OccupationalCD,
  title={Occupational contact dermatitis due to 2‐chloracetophenone tear gas},
  author={Treudler and Tebbe and Blume-Peytavi and Krasagakis and Orfanos},
  journal={British Journal of Dermatology},
  year={1999},
  volume={140}
}
2‐Chloracetophenone (CN) is widely used as tear gas by police and civilians for self‐defence. It may affect the eyes, respiratory system and skin, sometimes causing serious injuries. Both irritative and allergic contact dermatitis have been described. We report three police officers who experienced accidental escape of CN from their professional tear gas canisters. All of them showed localized dermatitis at the site of contact to CN, while widespread lesions appeared after 4 days in one case… Expand
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