Dr. Huang is Assistant Professor and Associate Program Director of Dermatology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, North Carolina.
The author reports no conflict of interest.
As part of our commitment to resident education, Cutis is excited to offer this monthly section with board-relevant, easy-to-review material.
Allergic contact dermatitis is commonly encountered in dermatology. Patients often are patch tested to uncover the underlying cause of their dermatitis. This month’s fact sheet is the third in an ongoing series focusing on common allergens seen in practice and represents a high-yield topic for board examination purposes.