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Chloracne MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Chloracne
Tree Number(s)
C17.800.030.575
Unique ID
D054506
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D054506
Scope Note
ACNE-like skin eruptions caused by exposure to CHLORINE-containing compounds. Exposure can be by inhalation, ingestion, or through the skin. Chloracne is often seen in people who have occupational contact with chlorinated pesticides, wood preservatives, and sealants.
Entry Term(s)
Chlorine Acne
Previous Indexing
Acne Vulgaris (1964-2007)
Chlorine (1964-2007)
Dermatitis, Occupational (1964-2007)
Public MeSH Note
2008
History Note
2008
Date Established
2008/01/01
Date of Entry
2007/07/09
Revision Date
2015/06/22
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