Airborne contact allergy to methylisothiazolinone in a young atopic male.
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Isothiazolinones are widely used as preservatives in skincare topical products, paints and household cleaning agents. Their contact sensitizing potential is well-known. Moreover, they can cause occupational contact allergy and airborne allergic contact dermatitis. A case of airborne contact allergy to methylisothiazolinone in a 5-year-old child was here reported.