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Toxicodendron Dermatitis Summary

Description: 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)

Also Known As: Dermatitis, Toxicodendron; Dermatitis, Poison Ivy; Dermatitides, Poison Ivy; Dermatitides, Rhus; Dermatitides, Toxicodendron Show All >>

Networked: 36 relevant articles (1 outcomes, 2 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Toxicodendron Dermatitis

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Soaps (Soap) : 1 outcome in 1 result : IBA
  2. Saponins : 1 outcome in 1 result : IBA
  3. aluminum sulfate (alum) : 1 study in 2 results : IBA
  4. pyridine : 1 study in 2 results : IBA
  5. Clobetasol (Clobetasol Propionate) : 1 study in 1 result : FDA 41 Generic
  6. Cortisone : 3 results : IBA
  7. Antigens : 3 results : IBA
  8. urushiol : 3 results : IBA
  9. Zirconium : 2 results : IBA
  10. Prednisone (Sone) : 2 results : FDA 119 Generic
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Diseases Related to Toxicodendron Dermatitis

  1. Exanthema (Rash)
  2. Allergic Contact Dermatitis
  3. Granuloma
  4. Sezary Syndrome (Sezary Erythroderma)
  5. Neoplasms (Cancer)
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Key Therapies for Toxicodendron Dermatitis

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  1. Intramuscular Injections : 2 results
  2. Photorefractive Keratectomy : 1 result
  3. Injections : 1 result
  4. Immunotherapy : 1 result

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