Results of routine Patch testing
of 834 patients in Turin.
results in Table I show that West Virginia has comparable rates of tested contact dermatitis allergens to the rest of the United States with exceptions of higher amounts of mercapto mix and potassium dichromate.
This unfortunate situation can be diagnosed with patch testing
Andersen et al., "Multicenter patch testing
with a resol resin based on phenol and formaldehyde within the international contact dermatitis research group," Dermatitis, vol.
Patient was prepared by gentle cleaning with spirit avoiding excess rubbing, then Patch testing
Fowler Jr., "Practical aspects of patch testing
," in Fisher's Textbook of Contact Dermatitis, R.
It's also a fair bet that those who dye their hair at home using an off-the-shelf kit often fail to follow the instructions on patch testing
. Manufacturers say that a skin test should be conducted each and EVERY time a product is used.
of California, San Francisco) describes ethnic variations in skin properties, wound healing models, methods to quantify the protein collected by tape stripping, sensitive skin syndrome, fragrance allergen patch testing
, keratolytic treatments for acne, and challenges to sunscreen efficacy.
Mantovani L: Contact sensitization in 1094 children undergoing patch testing
over a 7-year period.
A thesis presented at the Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Sweden found that over 5 percent of those who underwent patch testing
were allergic to the air oxidized form of the fragrance ingredient linalool.
Some areas discussed include clinical features of patients having oral allergy syndrome associated with plant food allergens in the Kanto Region, the current position of atopy patch testing
in the diagnosis of food allergy in children, clinical manifestations of food allergy, and management of the child with food allergy.
Background: Patch testing
has been used as a screening tool to identify those allergens responsible for the development of allergic contact dermatitis.