DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Human genes for irritant dermatitis

Irritant dermatitis [DOID:2772]

Contact dermatitis is a term for a skin reaction (dermatitis) resulting from exposure to allergens (allergic contact dermatitis) or irritants (irritant contact dermatitis). Phototoxic dermatitis occurs when the allergen or irritant is activated by sunlight.

Synonyms:  irritant dermatitis,  DOID:2772,  Irritant Contact Dermatitis,  Irritant contact dermatitis,  primary irritant dermatitis (disorder) ...