Cell phone screen protector triggers allergic contact dermatitis

ANAHEIM, Calif. — A woman who used an acrylate screen protector on her cell phone developed a rash on her face and fingers, according to a poster presented at the American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology Annual Scientific Meeting.
“This is something that’s not commonly seen, but it may be something that’s been missed,” Mohammad A. Younus, MD, allergist and immunologist, Center for Allergy, Asthma and Immune Disorders, Hackensack University Medical Center, told Healio.
“We really don’t think about acrylates and screen protectors,” he

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