Contact Hwersensitaity to Mustard Khal and Mustard Oil
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Pasricha J S, Gupta R, Gupta S K. Contact Hwersensitaity to Mustard Khal and Mustard Oil. Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 1985;51:108-110
AbstractThis report describes 2 females patients having contact dermatitis due to mustard khal the residue of,mustard seeds after the oil hasbeen extracted out. The dermatitis was caused by mbdng mustard khal with the cattle feed and was occurring on the hands and forearms, though the face, ear lobules and neck were also mvolved because of the practice of applying mustard oil on the hair. Patch tests were positive with the mustard khal and its fractionation products in both the patients and with mustard oil in one patient.