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Disease Dermatitis, Toxicodendron

Name Dermatitis, Toxicodendron
Synonyms Dermatitides, Poison Ivy | Dermatitides, Rhus | Dermatitides, Toxicodendron | Dermatitis, Poison Ivy | Dermatitis, Rhus | Poison Ivy Dermatitides | Poison Ivy Dermatitis | Rhus Dermatitides | Rhus Dermatitis | Toxicodendron Dermatitides | Toxicodendron Dermatitis
Definition An allergic contact dermatitis caused by exposure to plants of the genus Toxicodendron (formerly Rhus). These include poison ivy, poison oak, and poison sumac, all plants that contain the substance urushiol, a potent skin sensitizing agent. (From Dorland, 27th ed)
Categories Immune system disease | Skin disease
MeSH® ID D011040
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1. DiseasesSkin and Connective Tissue Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Skin Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Dermatitis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Dermatitis, Contact Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Dermatitis, Allergic Contact Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Dermatitis, Toxicodendron
2. DiseasesSkin and Connective Tissue Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Skin Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Skin Diseases, Eczematous Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Dermatitis, Contact Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Dermatitis, Allergic Contact Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Dermatitis, Toxicodendron
3. DiseasesImmune System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Hypersensitivity Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Hypersensitivity, Delayed Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Dermatitis, Allergic Contact Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Dermatitis, Toxicodendron

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