rhus dermatitis

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rhus der·ma·ti·tis

contact dermatitis caused by cutaneous exposure to urushiol from species of Toxicodendron (Rhus), such as poison ivy, oak, or sumac.
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rhus der·ma·ti·tis

(rūs dĕrmă-tītis)
Contact dermatitis caused by cutaneous exposure to urushiol from species of Toxicodendron (Rhus), such as poison ivy, oak, or sumac.
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rhus dermatitis

Contact dermatitis caused by the toxic resin in poison ivy or oak.
See: poison ivy dermatitis; Toxicodendron
See also: dermatitis
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