Allergic Contact Dermatitis Caused by P-Tert-Butylphenol-Formaldehyde Resin in Orthopedic Braces.

Pediatric dermatology

PubMedID: 27071627

Simonsen AB, Deleuran M, Sommerlund M. Allergic Contact Dermatitis Caused by P-Tert-Butylphenol-Formaldehyde Resin in Orthopedic Braces. Pediatr Dermatol. 2016;.
P-tert-butylphenol-formaldehyde resin is a widely used adhesive chemical. It is used in a broad range of products and should be kept in mind when encountering children with suspected allergic contact dermatitis. We present a girl who developed contact allergy to p-tert-butylphenol-formaldehyde resin used in orthopedic braces.