Who is at highest risk of chrysanthemum-caused allergic contact dermatitis?

Updated: Aug 23, 2019
  • Author: Glen H Crawford, MD; Chief Editor: Dirk M Elston, MD  more...
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Florist's chrysanthemums (ie, chrysanthemums) are the most common Asteraceae plants that cause occupational contact dermatitis. Contact dermatitis frequently occurs in amateur florists who disbud or deadhead plants to promote larger blooms.


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