Anaphylactic reaction caused by skin contact with the disinfectant chloramine-T

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Abstract

Chloramine-T (CAS no. 7080-50-4, syn. sodium p-toluenesulfonchloramide) is a crystalline powder on a chlorine basis, commonly used as a sterilizer, antiseptic, disinfectant and chemical reagent. Sensitization is often work related. We report a case of an anaphylactic reaction to chloramine-T.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)321-322
Number of pages2
JournalCONTACT DERMATITIS
Volume80
Issue number5
Early online date15-Dec-2018
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - May-2019

Keywords

  • anaphylaxis
  • CAS no. 7080-50-4
  • case report
  • chloramine-T
  • contact urticaria
  • disinfectant
  • Halamid
  • OCCUPATIONAL ASTHMA

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