Which occupations are at highest risk of botanical dermatoses?

Updated: Nov 19, 2018
  • Author: Glen H Crawford, MD; Chief Editor: Dirk M Elston, MD  more...
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Occupational exposure to plants occurs in various professions. [18] Florists; horticulturists; grocery store employees; and outdoor workers, especially farmers, loggers, and foresters, are most commonly affected. Other individuals who are commonly affected include gardeners, food handlers, pharmaceutical workers, and botanists.


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