meaning of Allergic contact dermatitis

Allergic contact dermatitis meaning in Medical Dictionary

A red, itchy, weepy effect where in fact the epidermis has come into connection with a substance your immunity acknowledges as international, such as poison ivy, poison oak or poison sumac or specific additives in creams and lotions. This type of effect reflects a particular sensitivity or sensitivity to a particular material. Also referred to as sensitive contact eczema.