This condition happens when substances you are allergic to (allergens) touch your skin. Your body has an allergic reaction causing swelling, rashes, and blisters. For example, if you are allergic to latex, a form of rubber, wearing latex gloves will likely cause these symptoms.
Other common allergens that cause contact dermatitis include:
Contact dermatitis treatments at AHN may include:
Call (412) DOCTORS (412) 362-8677 to schedule a new patient appointment with an allergist, endocrinologist, or a primary care physician to get the diagnosis and treatment you need.