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  1. Allergy to pine processionary caterpillar (Thaumetopoea pityocampa) in children.

    Allergologia et Immunopathologia 34(2):59 (2006) PMID 16606547

    Contact with pine processionary caterpillar (Thaumetopoea pityocampa) induces dermatitis usually located in exposed areas through a toxic-irritative mechanism. Over the last few years an immediate hypersensitivity mechanism have mainly been demonstrated in adult patients. However, there are few ...