Section of Occupational Dermatology, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Topeliuksenkatu 41 aA, FIN-00250 Helsinki, Finland.
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Epoxy resins (ER) belong to the list of common causes of occupational
allergic contact dermatitis [1, 2]. Only a few cases of immediate type
allergy to ER compounds have been reported  although both diglycidyl
ether of bisphenol A (DGEBA) (Fig.
1) ER [4, 5] and organic acid anhydride epoxy hardeners  are
potential causes of contact urticaria and bronchial asthma. In a recent
occupational asthma textbook DGEBA was not mentioned among [...]