Occupational contact dermatitis.

  title={Occupational contact dermatitis.},
  author={Robert L Rietschel},
  volume={349 9058},
The two commonest forms of occupational skin disease are irritant and allergic contact dermatitis. Morphology and history are used to establish the diagnosis and the relation of the disorder to work exposure, respectively. Diagnostic patch tests are used to define further the diagnosis and aetiology of the dermatitis.