Skin pathology in industrial workers exposed to synthetic corticosteroids

P. Moroni, F. Pierini, R. Zerboni, C. Nava, P. Pigatto, A. Riboldi, G. Altomare, M. Morelli

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Abstract

Systemic and cutaneous side effects observed in some workers of a company producing synthetic corticosteroids are described. The production process and the results of clinical and laboratory investigations are shown. A high incidence of skin and internal disorders (erythema, telangiectasia, acne, purpuric lesions and inhibition of the pituitary-adrenal axis) were found.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)220-222
Number of pages3
JournalDermatosen in Beruf und Umwelt
Volume33
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - 1985

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health
  • Dermatology

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    Moroni, P., Pierini, F., Zerboni, R., Nava, C., Pigatto, P., Riboldi, A., Altomare, G., & Morelli, M. (1985). Skin pathology in industrial workers exposed to synthetic corticosteroids. Dermatosen in Beruf und Umwelt, 33(6), 220-222.