Recognizing poison oak symptoms as soon as possible is essential so that immediate poison oak treatment may be administered. The poison oak plant has leaves that appear in groups of three and it can grow as a vine or a shrub. Poison oak plants release an oily substance known as urushiol, and touching this substance can cause severe skin irritation and outbreaks.

If suspecting contact with poison oak, examine the body for poison oak symptoms. These symptoms can vary from minor skin irritation to life threatening allergic reactions.

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