Lindsey Yeh

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Irritant Contact Dermatitis (Irritant dermatitis, Cutaneous irritation)

Are You Confident of the Diagnosis? Irritant contact dermatitis is a cutaneous inflammation caused by exposure of an exogenous agent. Endogenous and exogenous factors play a role in the skin barrier disruption and damage to keratinocytes and pro-inflammatory mediator release resulting in a clinical presentation of contact dermatitis. Irritant dermatitis can be further divided into…

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