CONTACT DERMATITIS AMONG CONSTRUCTION WORKERS

  • Ida Ayu Diah Purnama Sari
  • Luh Mas Rusyati
  • I Gusti Ketut Darmada

Abstract

Contact dermatitis is a form of skin inflammation with spongiosis or intercellular edema of the epidermis due to the interaction of irritants and allergens. While occupational contact dermatitis is an inflammation of the skin due to exposure to irritants or allergens in the workplace. One of the jobs that have a high risk of the disease are construction workers. Although the disease is rarely-threatening but can cause high morbidity and suffering for workers, so it can affect the economy and quality of life of patients.

Author Biographies

Ida Ayu Diah Purnama Sari

Mahasiswa Program Studi Pendidikan Dokter Fakultas Kedokteran Universitas Udayana

Luh Mas Rusyati

Bagian/SMF Ilmu Penyakit Kulit dan Kelamin Fakultas Kedokteran Universitas Udayana/Rumah Sakit Umum Pusat Sanglah

I Gusti Ketut Darmada
Bagian/SMF Ilmu Penyakit Kulit dan Kelamin Fakultas Kedokteran Universitas Udayana/Rumah Sakit Umum Pusat Sanglah
How to Cite
PURNAMA SARI, Ida Ayu Diah; RUSYATI, Luh Mas; DARMADA, I Gusti Ketut. CONTACT DERMATITIS AMONG CONSTRUCTION WORKERS. E-Jurnal Medika Udayana, [S.l.], p. 163-179, feb. 2013. ISSN 2303-1395. Available at: <https://ojs.unud.ac.id/index.php/eum/article/view/4878>. Date accessed: 25 aug. 2019.

Keywords

contact dermatitis, construction workers