Irritant plants may cause a local irritation or rash where they come
into contact with the skin. Unlike
poison ivy, oak, or sumac, you do not have to be
allergic to the plant to develop a rash. Irritant plants include:
August 30, 2011
William H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency Medicine
& H. Michael O'Connor, MD - Emergency Medicine
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