Bra-Associated Allergic Contact Dermatitis: P-Tert-Butylphenol Formaldehyde Resin as the Culprit
Article first published online: 20 OCT 2011
© 2011 Wiley Periodicals, Inc.
Volume 29, Issue 4, pages 540–541, July/August 2012
How to Cite
Herro, E. M., Friedlander, S. F. and Jacob, S. E. (2012), Bra-Associated Allergic Contact Dermatitis: P-Tert-Butylphenol Formaldehyde Resin as the Culprit. Pediatric Dermatology, 29: 540–541. doi: 10.1111/j.1525-1470.2011.01533.x
- Issue published online: 3 JUL 2012
- Article first published online: 20 OCT 2011
Abstract: P-tert-butylphenol formaldehyde resin (PTBPFR) is recognized as a significant source of allergic contact dermatitis in adults and children in association with athletic gear, shoes, and neoprene. To our knowledge, this is the first case report of allergic contact dermatitis with PTBPFR associated with padded foam bras.