Agent Name

Milk protein

Major Category

Biological Agents

Category

Animal-Derived Allergens

Comments

Occupational asthma reported in a tanner and in the dairy industry; [Malo] Milk causes immunologic, occupational contact urticaria. [Kanerva, p. 220] See "Casein."

Adverse Effects
Asthma

Yes

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