J Ring

Summary

Affiliation: Klinikum rechts der Isar
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Urticaria: attempts at classification
    J Ring
    Department Dermatology and Allergology Biederstein, Christine Kühne Center for Allergy Research and Education, Technische Universitaet Muenchen, Munchen, Germany
    Curr Allergy Asthma Rep 12:263-6. 2012
  2. pmc Predictors of overweight and obesity in five to seven-year-old children in Germany: results from cross-sectional studies
    Christian J Apfelbacher
    The London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine LSHTM, Keppel Street, London WC1E, UK
    BMC Public Health 8:171. 2008
  3. pmc Acupuncture in acute herpes zoster pain therapy (ACUZoster) - design and protocol of a randomised controlled trial
    Johannes Fleckenstein
    Multidisciplinary Pain Centre, Department of Anaesthesiology, University of Munich, Munich, Germany
    BMC Complement Altern Med 9:31. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Idiopathic anaphylaxis
    Johannes Ring
    Division Environmental Dermatology and Allergy GSF TUM, Department of Dermatology and Allergy Biederstein, Technical University Munich, Biedersteiner Str 29, 80802 Munich, Germany
    Curr Allergy Asthma Rep 2:40-5. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Environmental pollution and allergy
    J Ring
    Department of Dernatology and Allergy Biederstein, Technical University, Munich, Germany
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 87:2-6. 2001
  6. doi request reprint 100 years of hyposensitization: history of allergen-specific immunotherapy (ASIT)
    Johannes Ring
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy Biederstein, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany
    Allergy 66:713-24. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint [Quality control in medical education and continuing medical education in allergology in Germany]
    Johannes Ring
    Klinik und Poliklinik fur Dermatologie und Allergologie am Biederstein, Technische Universitat Munchen
    Z Arztl Fortbild Qualitatssich 97:475-8. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint "Eco-syndrome" ("multiple chemical sensitivity"--MCS)
    J Ring
    Klinik und Poliklinik fur Dermatologie und Allergologie am Biederstein, Technische Universitat Munchen, Germany
    Zentralbl Hyg Umweltmed 202:207-18. 1999
  9. ncbi request reprint The course of eczema in children aged 5-7 years and its relation to atopy: differences between boys and girls
    M Mohrenschlager
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy Biederstein, Technical University of Munich, Germany
    Br J Dermatol 154:505-13. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Influence of short-term exposure to airborne Der p 1 and volatile organic compounds on skin barrier function and dermal blood flow in patients with atopic eczema and healthy individuals
    J Huss-Marp
    Division of Environmental Dermatology and Allergy, GSF Technical University Munich, ZAUM Center for Allergy and Environment, Munich, Germany
    Clin Exp Allergy 36:338-45. 2006

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Publications147 found, 100 shown here

  1. doi request reprint Urticaria: attempts at classification
    J Ring
    Department Dermatology and Allergology Biederstein, Christine Kühne Center for Allergy Research and Education, Technische Universitaet Muenchen, Munchen, Germany
    Curr Allergy Asthma Rep 12:263-6. 2012
    ..In many forms of chronic urticaria, psychosomatic influences play a role. Despite great progress in modern immunology and allergology, chronic urticaria still remains a challenge for doctors and patients...
  2. pmc Predictors of overweight and obesity in five to seven-year-old children in Germany: results from cross-sectional studies
    Christian J Apfelbacher
    The London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine LSHTM, Keppel Street, London WC1E, UK
    BMC Public Health 8:171. 2008
    ..Childhood obesity is a serious public health problem and epidemiological studies are important to identify predictive factors. It is the aim of this study to analyse factors associated with overweight/obesity in samples of German children...
  3. pmc Acupuncture in acute herpes zoster pain therapy (ACUZoster) - design and protocol of a randomised controlled trial
    Johannes Fleckenstein
    Multidisciplinary Pain Centre, Department of Anaesthesiology, University of Munich, Munich, Germany
    BMC Complement Altern Med 9:31. 2009
    ..Objective of the present study is to investigate whether a 4 week semi-standardised acupuncture is non-inferior to sham laser acupuncture and the anticonvulsive drug gabapentine in the treatment of pain associated with herpes zoster...
  4. ncbi request reprint Idiopathic anaphylaxis
    Johannes Ring
    Division Environmental Dermatology and Allergy GSF TUM, Department of Dermatology and Allergy Biederstein, Technical University Munich, Biedersteiner Str 29, 80802 Munich, Germany
    Curr Allergy Asthma Rep 2:40-5. 2002
    ..One of the many differential diagnoses of anaphylaxis may have been overlooked. The treatment of idiopathic anaphylaxis follows the rules of antianaphylactic therapy...
  5. ncbi request reprint Environmental pollution and allergy
    J Ring
    Department of Dernatology and Allergy Biederstein, Technical University, Munich, Germany
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 87:2-6. 2001
    ..Reading this article will enable the reader to recognize the effect of different types of environmental pollution on the development, modulation, and persistence of allergic reactions...
  6. doi request reprint 100 years of hyposensitization: history of allergen-specific immunotherapy (ASIT)
    Johannes Ring
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy Biederstein, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany
    Allergy 66:713-24. 2011
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint [Quality control in medical education and continuing medical education in allergology in Germany]
    Johannes Ring
    Klinik und Poliklinik fur Dermatologie und Allergologie am Biederstein, Technische Universitat Munchen
    Z Arztl Fortbild Qualitatssich 97:475-8. 2003
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint "Eco-syndrome" ("multiple chemical sensitivity"--MCS)
    J Ring
    Klinik und Poliklinik fur Dermatologie und Allergologie am Biederstein, Technische Universitat Munchen, Germany
    Zentralbl Hyg Umweltmed 202:207-18. 1999
    ..The role of indoor air pollutants in triggering unspecific complaints beyond the exclusively toxicological field remains to be elucidated by future studies...
  9. ncbi request reprint The course of eczema in children aged 5-7 years and its relation to atopy: differences between boys and girls
    M Mohrenschlager
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy Biederstein, Technical University of Munich, Germany
    Br J Dermatol 154:505-13. 2006
    ..The concept and analyses of the nonatopic and atopic subtypes of eczema have gained increasing interest in recent studies. The course of these subtypes and differences between boys and girls have not been investigated so far...
  10. ncbi request reprint Influence of short-term exposure to airborne Der p 1 and volatile organic compounds on skin barrier function and dermal blood flow in patients with atopic eczema and healthy individuals
    J Huss-Marp
    Division of Environmental Dermatology and Allergy, GSF Technical University Munich, ZAUM Center for Allergy and Environment, Munich, Germany
    Clin Exp Allergy 36:338-45. 2006
    ..In human exposure studies, volatile organic compounds (VOCs) have been shown to cause exacerbations of allergic asthma whereas, no data concerning atopic eczema (AE) are available...
  11. doi request reprint Influence of acupuncture on type I hypersensitivity itch and the wheal and flare response in adults with atopic eczema - a blinded, randomized, placebo-controlled, crossover trial
    F Pfab
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany
    Allergy 65:903-10. 2010
    ..We investigated the effect of acupuncture on type I hypersensitivity itch and skin reaction in a double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled, crossover trial...
  12. ncbi request reprint Association study of mast cell chymase polymorphisms with atopy
    S Weidinger
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy Biederstein, Technical University Munich, Munich, Germany
    Allergy 60:1256-61. 2005
    ..Associations analyses between the promoter polymorphism rs1800875 in the mast cell chymase gene (CMA1) and atopy-related phenotypes have yielded inconsistent results...
  13. ncbi request reprint Domestic allergens and endotoxin in three hospitals offering in-patient rehabilitation for allergic diseases in the alpine mountain climate of Bavaria - The AURA study
    B Eberlein
    Division of Environmental Dermatology and Allergology, GSF TUM, Neuherberg, Munich, Germany
    Int J Hyg Environ Health 212:21-6. 2009
    ..In contrast, mite allergens were low in hospitals, which can be clinically beneficial for patients with mite allergies...
  14. ncbi request reprint Association of CARD15 polymorphisms with atopy-related traits in a population-based cohort of Caucasian adults
    S Weidinger
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy Biederstein, Technical University Munich, Germany
    Clin Exp Allergy 35:866-72. 2005
    ..CARD15 polymorphisms have been associated with Crohn's disease. Recently, associations with atopic phenotypes have been reported in children...
  15. ncbi request reprint Comparison of basophil activation tests using CD63 or CD203c expression in patients with insect venom allergy
    B Eberlein-König
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy Biederstein, Technical University Munich, Munich, Germany
    Allergy 61:1084-5. 2006
    ..Different activation markers (CD63 or CD203c) with distinct ways of regulation have been used after stimulation with various allergens...
  16. doi request reprint A new basophil activation test using CD63 and CCR3 in allergy to antibiotics
    B Eberlein
    Helmholtz Center Munich for Environmental Health TUM, Division of Environmental Dermatology and Allergology, Munich, Germany
    Clin Exp Allergy 40:411-8. 2010
    ..Flow cytometric basophil activation tests (BAT) have been developed as cellular tests for in vitro diagnosis of IgE-mediated reactions. Different markers and techniques have been used after stimulation with various allergens...
  17. ncbi request reprint Skin surface pH, stratum corneum hydration, trans-epidermal water loss and skin roughness related to atopic eczema and skin dryness in a population of primary school children
    B Eberlein-König
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy Biederstein, Technical University, Munich, Germany
    Acta Derm Venereol 80:188-91. 2000
    ..02). It is concluded that measurement of skin surface pH, corneometry and profilometry are useful non-invasive techniques to objectively assess skin dryness in epidemiological studies regarding atopic skin disease...
  18. doi request reprint Can immunoglobulin E-measurement replace challenge tests in allergic rhinoconjunctivits to grass pollen?
    J Huss-Marp
    ZAUM Center for Allergy and Environment, Division of Environmental Dermatology and Allergy, Helmholtz Center Munich, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany
    Clin Exp Allergy 41:1116-24. 2011
    ..Timothy pollen-specific IgE (sIgE) determinations might assist in predicting the clinical reactivity in patients with allergic rhinoconjunctivitis (ARC)...
  19. ncbi request reprint Processing of histamine-induced itch in the human cerebral cortex: a correlation analysis with dermal reactions
    U Darsow
    Division of Environmental Dermatology and Allergy GSF TUM, Department of Dermatology and Allergy Biederstein, Technical University Munich, Germany
    J Invest Dermatol 115:1029-33. 2000
    ..Other areas may be involved in emotional processing of sensations. Skin reactions wheal and flare also had significantly activated covariate areas in the central nervous system.J Invest Dermatol 115:1029-1033 2000..
  20. ncbi request reprint The excess of atopic eczema in East Germany is related to the intrinsic type
    T Schafer
    Division of Environmental Dermatology and Allergology GSF TUM, Department of Dermatology and Allergy, am Biederstein, Munich Technical University, Biedersteiner Str 29, 80802 Munich, Germany
    Br J Dermatol 143:992-8. 2000
    ..Possible differences in the proportions of extrinsic and intrinsic types of eczema, and how far these could explain differences in the prevalence of eczema, need to be clarified...
  21. doi request reprint Guidelines for treatment of atopic eczema (atopic dermatitis) Part II
    J Ring
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy Biederstein, Christine Kühne Center for Allergy Research and Education, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 26:1176-93. 2012
    ..Eczema school' educational programs have been proven to be helpful. Pruritus is targeted with the majority of the recommended therapies, but some patients need additional antipruritic therapies...
  22. pmc Acupuncture compared with oral antihistamine for type I hypersensitivity itch and skin response in adults with atopic dermatitis: a patient- and examiner-blinded, randomized, placebo-controlled, crossover trial
    F Pfab
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany
    Allergy 67:566-73. 2012
    ..Our study evaluated acupuncture and antihistamine itch therapy (cetirizine) on type I hypersensitivity itch and skin reaction in AD using a patient and examiner-blinded, randomized, placebo-controlled, crossover trial...
  23. doi request reprint Temperature modulated histamine-itch in lesional and nonlesional skin in atopic eczema - a combined psychophysical and neuroimaging study
    F Pfab
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy Biederstein, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany
    Allergy 65:84-94. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to use an evaluated itch stimulus model in lesional (LS) and nonlesional (NLS) atopic eczema (AE) skin and to characterize cerebral responses using functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI)...
  24. ncbi request reprint In vitro basophil activation using CD63 expression in patients with bee and wasp venom allergy
    B Eberlein-König
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy Biederstein, Technical University, Munich
    J Investig Allergol Clin Immunol 16:5-10. 2006
    ..They also show that positive reactions in the basophil activation test reflect both sensitization status and cross-reactivity between venom species...
  25. doi request reprint ETFAD/EADV eczema task force 2009 position paper on diagnosis and treatment of atopic dermatitis
    U Darsow
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy Biederstein, Technische Universitat Munchen
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 24:317-28. 2010
    ..The diagnosis of atopic dermatitis (AD) is made using evaluated clinical criteria. Management of AD must consider the symptomatic variability of the disease...
  26. ncbi request reprint Erythema multiforme due to contact with laurel oil
    G I Athanasiadis
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy, Technische Universitat, Munchen, Germany
    Contact Dermatitis 57:116-8. 2007
    ..The diagnosis was confirmed by the positive patch test to laurel oil, the histopathological studies of the lesions and the histopathological studies of the positive patch test to laurel oil...
  27. ncbi request reprint Once-daily desloratadine improves the signs and symptoms of chronic idiopathic urticaria: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study
    J Ring
    Klinik und Poliklinik fur Dermatologie und Allergologie am Biederstein, , , Germany
    Int J Dermatol 40:72-6. 2001
    ..No significant adverse events occured. CONCLUSIONS: Desloratadine 5 mg daily is a safe and effective treatment for CIU with significant benefits within 24 h and maintained through the treatment period...
  28. ncbi request reprint Pimecrolimus cream 1% for papulopustular rosacea: a randomized vehicle-controlled double-blind trial
    S Weissenbacher
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy Biederstein Technical University of Munich, Munich, Germany
    Br J Dermatol 156:728-32. 2007
    ..Rosacea remains difficult to treat, despite many therapeutic options...
  29. doi request reprint Gender difference, sex hormones, and immediate type hypersensitivity reactions
    W Chen
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany
    Allergy 63:1418-27. 2008
    ..Dehydroepiandrosterone may antagonize the production of Th2 cytokines but the effect of testosterone and the other androgens remains less defined. Actual data from human studies are lacking...
  30. ncbi request reprint Why are allergies increasing?
    J Ring
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy Biederstein, Technical University Munich, Biedersteiner Strasse 29, D 80802, Munich, Germany
    Curr Opin Immunol 13:701-8. 2001
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint Efficacy and functionality of silver-coated textiles in patients with atopic eczema
    A Gauger
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy, Biederstein, Technical University, Munich, Germany
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 20:534-41. 2006
    ..Microbial skin colonization with Staphylococcus aureus is known to play an important role in atopic eczema (AE). Recently, an antibacterial effect of silver-coated textiles on S. aureus colonization has been demonstrated...
  32. ncbi request reprint Desloratadine in the treatment of chronic idiopathic urticaria
    J Ring
    Division of Environmental Dermatology and Allergy GSF TUM, Dermatologische Klinik, , Munich, Germany
    Allergy 56:28-32. 2001
    ..Newly published data on the efficacy and safety of desloratadine in CIU is highly encouraging, suggesting that the drug may improve symptom control above that currently available...
  33. pmc Association of a STAT 6 haplotype with elevated serum IgE levels in a population based cohort of white adults
    S Weidinger
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy, Technical University Munich, Biedersteiner St 29, 80802 Munich, Germany
    J Med Genet 41:658-63. 2004
    ..Among candidate genes in this region is STAT6 (signal transducer and activator of transcription), which is essential for Th2 cell differentiation, recruitment, and effector function...
  34. doi request reprint Successful ultraviolet A1 phototherapy in the treatment of localized scleroderma: a retrospective and prospective study
    C Andres
    Department of Dermatology and Allergology, Technische Universitat Munchen, Biedersteinerstr 29, D 80802 Munich, Germany
    Br J Dermatol 162:445-7. 2010
    ..Ultraviolet (UV) A1 phototherapy is an effective anti-inflammatory treatment modality that influences fibroblast functions...
  35. ncbi request reprint Atopic disease and its determinants -- a focus on the potential role of childhood infection
    A Resch
    Department of Medical Informatics, Biometry, and Epidemiology, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    Clin Exp Allergy 34:1184-91. 2004
    ..Atopic diseases develop on a genetic background and are modulated by environmental factors among which some infectious diseases are thought to have a protective influence...
  36. ncbi request reprint Monocyte-derived dendritic cells from highly atopic individuals are not impaired in their pro-inflammatory response to toll-like receptor ligands
    D Terhorst
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy, Biederstein, Technical University Munich, Munich, Germany
    Clin Exp Allergy 37:381-90. 2007
    ..Toll-like receptor (TLR) agonists are widely used as adjuvants in specific immune therapy protocols for patients with atopic disposition. Monocyte-derived dendritic cells (mDCs) are thought to be important target cells for these compounds...
  37. doi request reprint Serine protease inhibitor lymphoepithelial Kazal type-related inhibitor tends to be decreased in atopic dermatitis
    D Roedl
    ZAUM Center for Allergy and Environment, Division of Environmental Dermatology and Allergy, Helmholz Zentrum München, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 23:1263-6. 2009
    ..Analyses of an association between genetic polymorphisms of SPINK5 and atopic diseases revealed contradictory results. Herein, we assessed the role of LEKTI in AD at an expressional and functional level...
  38. ncbi request reprint Current eczema in children is related to Der f 1 exposure but not to Der p 1 exposure
    U Kramer
    Division of Environmental Dermatology and Allergy, National Research Centre for Environment and Health GSF, Technical University Munich, Munich, Germany
    Br J Dermatol 154:99-105. 2006
    ..Mite allergen exposure is an important risk factor for specific IgE production and is associated with asthma, hay fever and eczema. Whether these associations are independent of mite species has not been investigated so far...
  39. doi request reprint Efficacy of UVA1 phototherapy in 230 patients with various skin diseases
    S Rombold
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy Biederstein, Technical University of Munich, Munich, Germany
    Photodermatol Photoimmunol Photomed 24:19-23. 2008
    ....
  40. ncbi request reprint [Cylindrospiradenomas in Brooke-Spiegler syndrome]
    M Braun-Falco
    Klinik und Poliklinik fur Dermatologie und Allergologie am Biederstein, Technische Universitat Munchen, Biedersteinerstrasse 29, 80802 Munchen
    Hautarzt 52:1021-5. 2001
    ..Moreover, at least for those cases of Brooke-Spiegler syndrome, where both tumors are found in immediate vicinity to each other, we propose the term cylindrospiradenoma...
  41. ncbi request reprint Atopic eczema: what's new?
    M Mohrenschlager
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy Biederstein, Technical University of Munich, Munich, Germany
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 20:503-11, 513; quiz 512. 2006
    ..Learning objective Upon completing this paper, the reader should be aware of new developments in AE, especially on nomenclature, prevention strategies, diagnostic tests, as well as therapeutic options...
  42. ncbi request reprint Tryptase inhibits motility of human spermatozoa mainly by activation of the mitogen-activated protein kinase pathway
    S Weidinger
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy, Institute for Medical Statistics and Epidemiology, Technical University Munich, Germany
    Hum Reprod 20:456-61. 2005
    ..In order to elucidate how tryptase via activation of PAR-2 acts in human spermatozoa, we studied intracellular signal transduction events...
  43. ncbi request reprint [Atopy patch testing with aeroallergens and food]
    U Darsow
    Klinik und Poliklinik fur Dermatologie und Allergologie am Biederstein, Technische Universitat Munchen
    Hautarzt 56:1133-40. 2005
    ..The specificity of APT is higher than the specificity of skin prick tests or RAST. More studies for the standardization of APT methods are necessary, especially with regard to food APT...
  44. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of acne in the general population: the risk of smoking
    T Schafer
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy, Technical University of Munich, Biedersteiner Strasse 29, 80802 Munich, Germany
    Br J Dermatol 145:100-4. 2001
    ..Clinical experience suggests an association between smoking and acne, although confirmatory evidence from appropriate studies is lacking...
  45. ncbi request reprint The early phase of epidermal barrier regeneration is faster in patients with atopic eczema
    M Gfesser
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy Biederstein, Technical University Munich, Germany
    Dermatology 195:332-6. 1997
    ..Altered epidermal barrier function as determined by transepidermal water loss (TEWL) is a typical feature in patients with atopic eczema (AE)...
  46. ncbi request reprint Review of the potential photo-cocarcinogenicity of topical calcineurin inhibitors: position statement of the European Dermatology Forum
    J Ring
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy Biederstein, Technische Universitat Munchen, Bavaria, Germany
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 19:663-71. 2005
    ..Available data suggest that long-term application of TCIs is safe, that there is no evidence of increased skin cancer risk and that it is ethical to treat patients with TCIs when indicated...
  47. ncbi request reprint Position paper on diagnosis and treatment of atopic dermatitis
    U Darsow
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy Biederstein, Technical University Munich, Germany
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 19:286-95. 2005
    ..Stress-induced exacerbations may make psychosomatic counselling recommendable. 'Eczema school' educational programmes have proved to be helpful...
  48. doi request reprint [Reticular erythematous plaques]
    A T Onken
    Klinik und Poliklinik für Dermatologie und Allergologie am Biederstein der Technische Universität München, Biedersteiner Strasse 29, Munich, Germany
    Hautarzt 60:142-4. 2009
    ..Both diseases respond well to treatment with chloroquin. Topical tacrolimus and the use of a pulsed dye laser have fewer side effects and have also proved to be effective...
  49. ncbi request reprint Transonychial water loss in healthy and diseased nails
    C Kronauer
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy, Biederstein, Technical University Munich, Germany
    Acta Derm Venereol 81:175-7. 2001
    ..The decrease in TOWL in diseased nails in comparison to healthy nails could be due to the formation of a stratum granulosum in atopic, psoriatic or fungus-affected nails, as this layer is normally absent in healthy nails...
  50. ncbi request reprint Gabapentin for the symptomatic treatment of chronic neuropathic pain in patients with late-stage lyme borreliosis: a pilot study
    S Weissenbacher
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy Biederstein, Technical University of Munich, Munich, Germany
    Dermatology 211:123-7. 2005
    ..Chronic neuropathic pain occurs in 10-15% of patients with neuroborreliosis and is difficult to treat...
  51. ncbi request reprint [Alarming skin manifestations: eczema, urticaria or cancer? How to discriminate between benign and dangerous skin changes]
    M Mohrenschlager
    Klinik und Poliklinik fur Dermatologie und Allergologie am Biederstein, Technische Universitat Munchen, Biedersteiner Strasse 29, D 80802 München
    MMW Fortschr Med 145:30-6. 2003
    ..This is also mandatory in all such cases in which accepted therapeutic measures initiated on the basis of an apparently certain diagnosis on the part of the family doctor fail to cure the problem within a reasonable period of time...
  52. ncbi request reprint [Symptomatic therapy of exanthema. Finding the proper externum]
    M Mohrenschlager
    Klinik und Poliklinik fur Dermatologie und Allergologie am Biederstein, Technische Universitat Munchen
    MMW Fortschr Med 143:33-6. 2001
    ..The most important therapeutic principles are discussed taking drug-induced exanthema, acute urticaria and (herpes) zoster as examples...
  53. ncbi request reprint [Burning pain on one side of the body and blisters filled with clear fluid. Tentative diagnosis: shingles]
    M Mohrenschlager
    Klinik und Poliklinik fur Dermatologie und Allergologie am Biederstein, Technische Universitat Munchen
    MMW Fortschr Med 148:48-9. 2006
  54. ncbi request reprint [Shiny nail, spotted nail. Beau-Reil lines. When dermatoses entrench in the nails]
    S Weidinger
    Klinik und Poliklinik fur Dermatologie und Allergologie am Biederstein, Technische Universitat Munchen
    MMW Fortschr Med 145:38-40. 2003
    ..Matrix disorders, which are often observed, may manifest as such characteristic lesions as spots, tracheonychia or Beau's lines. Treatment is determined by the respective underlying disease...
  55. ncbi request reprint [Changes of the nail plate as signs of internal diseases. What hourglass, concave and white nails disclose]
    M Mohrenschlager
    Klinik und Poliklinik fur Dermatologie und Allergologie am Biederstein, Technische Universitat Munchen
    MMW Fortschr Med 145:34-6. 2003
  56. ncbi request reprint [Follicular drug reaction from cetuximab: a common side effect in the treatment of metastatic colon carcinoma]
    M Braun-Falco
    Klinik und Poliklinik fur Dermatologie und Allergologie am Biederstein, Technische Universitat Munchen
    Hautarzt 57:701-4. 2006
    ..We present a typical case and discuss the important features of the follicular rash occurring after EGF-R inhibition...
  57. ncbi request reprint [Atopic patch test. Atopic eczema and allergy]
    U Darsow
    Klinische Kooperationsgruppe, Umweltdermatologie und Allerologie GSF TUM, Klinik und Poliklinik fur Dermatologie und Allergologie am Biederstein, TU Munchen, Munich
    Hautarzt 54:930-6. 2003
    ..The characterization of a patient subgroup with relevant IgE-mediated allergy may lead to more efficient avoidance and perhaps even specific immunotherapy strategies in the management of atopic eczema...
  58. ncbi request reprint [Allergy--triggers of life-threatening and fatal anaphylaxis]
    K Brockow
    Klinik und Poliklinik fur Dermatologie und Allergologie am Biederstein, Technische Universitat Munchen
    MMW Fortschr Med 148:28-31. 2006
    ..Knowledge of the allergens capable of triggering life-threatening and fatal anaphylaxis makes it easier for the physician to assess the risk potential when confronted by an emergency situation...
  59. ncbi request reprint Atopic eczema and allergy
    J Ring
    Division of Environmental Dermatology and Allergy GSF TUM, Department of Dermatology and Allergy Biederstein, Technical University Munich, Biedersteiner Str 29, 80802 Munchen, Germany
    Curr Allergy Rep 1:39-43. 2001
    ..The new findings have given rise to a possible new classification of eczema/dermatitis. The concept of "patient management," including all aspects from avoidance to therapy, has gained acceptance...
  60. ncbi request reprint Successful UVA1 phototherapy in a patient with scleredema adultorum
    B Eberlein-König
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy Biederstein, Technical University Munich, Germany
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 19:203-4. 2005
    ..We describe a patient with scleredema adultorum who showed a striking clinical improvement with a medium-dose UVA1 phototherapy (single dose, 50 J/cm(2); 35 treatments)...
  61. ncbi request reprint Use of CD63 expression as marker of in vitro basophil activation in identifying the culprit in insect venom allergy
    B Eberlein-König
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy Biederstein, Technical University Munich Division Environmental Dermatology and Allergology GSF TUM, Neuherberg Munich, Germany
    J Investig Allergol Clin Immunol 14:10-6. 2004
    ..In cases with contradictory test results additional cellular tests are recommended...
  62. ncbi request reprint Allergenicity of wine containing processing aids: a double-blind, placebo-controlled food challenge
    S Kirschner
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy Biederstein, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany
    J Investig Allergol Clin Immunol 19:210-7. 2009
    ..The European Union requires allergenic food ingredients to appear on labels in order to protect allergic consumers...
  63. doi request reprint Control of atopic eczema with pimecrolimus cream 1% under daily practice conditions: results of a > 2000 patient study
    J Ring
    Division of Environmental Dermatology and Allergology GSF TUM, Department of Dermatology and Allergy Biederstein, Technical University, Munich, Germany
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 22:195-203. 2008
    ..Moreover, pimecrolimus cream 1% has a favourable safety profile, lacking topical corticosteroid-related side-effects such as skin atrophy, making it particularly useful to treat delicate body regions (e.g. the face)...
  64. doi request reprint GSTM1, GSTT1 and GSTP1 gene polymorphism in polymorphous light eruption
    M Zirbs
    Klinik und Poliklinik fur Dermatologie und Allergologie am Biederstein, Klinikum rechts der Isar, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 27:157-62. 2013
    ..Different variants of the GST enzymes may influence the activity and efficiency of detoxification and biotransformation of unknown UV-induced skin-antigens and other factors that may play an important role in the pathogenesis of PLE...
  65. doi request reprint [Mixed tumor of the skin]
    M Zirbs
    Klinik und Poliklinik fur Dermatologie und Allergologie am Biederstein, Klinikum rechts der Isar, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munchen, Deutschland
    Hautarzt 62:688-90. 2011
    ..It is composed of epithelial cells set in a mesenchymal matrix, showing apocrine differentiation. Immunohistochemical staining is positive for cytokeratin, CEA, EMA and S100...
  66. ncbi request reprint Dihydroxyacetone in a new formulation--a powerful therapeutic option in vitiligo
    H Fesq
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy, Biederstein, Technical University, Munich, Germany
    Dermatology 203:241-3. 2001
    ..Most treatment protocols for vitiligo require a long treatment duration and usually do not result in complete repigmentation. Therefore, cosmetically acceptable and easily to handle alternatives are warranted...
  67. ncbi request reprint Galli-Galli disease: an unrecognized entity or an acantholytic variant of Dowling-Degos disease?
    M Braun-Falco
    Klinik und Poliklinik fur Dermatologie und Allergologie am Biederstein, Technische Universitat Munchen, Biedersteinerstrasse 29, 80802 Munich, Germany
    J Am Acad Dermatol 45:760-3. 2001
    ..We report a typical case of Galli-Galli disease, which supports this concept...
  68. ncbi request reprint [Erythema annulare centrifugum-like psoriasis cum pustulatione]
    A Albert
    Klinik und Poliklinik fur Dermatologie und Allergologie am Biederstein, Technische Universitat Munchen, Biedersteiner Strasse 29, 80802 Munchen
    Hautarzt 58:769-73. 2007
    ..Diagnosis is usually established on the basis of clinical presentation and dermatopathology, which often shows a substrate typical for psoriasis, sometimes with spongiform pustules...
  69. ncbi request reprint Central activation by histamine-induced itch: analogies to pain processing: a correlational analysis of O-15 H2O positron emission tomography studies
    A Drzezga
    Nuklearmedizinische Klinik, TU Munchen, Ismaninger Strasse 22, 81675, Munich, Germany
    Pain 92:295-305. 2001
    ..In contrast to pain activation studies, no subcortical (i.e. thalamic) activations were detected and correlation analyses suggest differences in subjective processing of the two sensations...
  70. doi request reprint Adjuvant treatment of atopic eczema: assessment of an emollient containing N-palmitoylethanolamine (ATOPA study)
    B Eberlein
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy Biederstein, Technical University Munich, Munich, Germany
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 22:73-82. 2008
    ..For long-term management of atopic eczema, the use of skin care creams is recommended, but effectiveness of this treatment is not well established...
  71. ncbi request reprint [Diabetes mellitus: Cutaneous and mucosal marker lesions]
    M Mohrenschlager
    Klinik und Poliklinik fur Dermatologie und Allergologie am Biederstein, Technische Universitat Munchen
    MMW Fortschr Med 147:34-6. 2005
    ..In some cases they may even provide the physician with a first indication that the patient may be suffering from diabetes. Typical examples include necrobiosis lipoidica, granuloma annulare, acanthosis nigricans and vitiligo...
  72. doi request reprint A study on serum IgE and clinical symptomatology of atopy in patients suffering from the lysosomal storage disorder Fabry disease
    M Mohrenschlager
    Division Environmental Dermatology and Allergy GSF TUM, Department of Dermatology and Allergy Biederstein, Technical University of Munich, Munich, Germany
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 22:692-5. 2008
    ..Lysosomal storage disorders may impair intracellular lysosomal processing of antigen with consequences for antibody production [e.g. immunoglobulin E (IgE)] and atopic disease status...
  73. ncbi request reprint High prevalence of superantigens associated with the egc locus in Staphylococcus aureus isolates from patients with atopic eczema
    M Mempel
    Klinik und Poliklinik für Dermatologie und Allergologie am Biederstein der Technischen Universität München, Biedersteiner Strasse 29, 80802, Munich, Germany
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 22:306-9. 2003
    ..However, patients colonized with Staphylococcus aureus had a significantly higher SCORAD score than those not colonized...
  74. doi request reprint Anaphylaxis in patients with mastocytosis: a study on history, clinical features and risk factors in 120 patients
    K Brockow
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy Biederstein, Technical University Munich, Munich, Germany
    Allergy 63:226-32. 2008
    ..Excessive mast cell mediator release may lead to anaphylaxis in patients with mastocytosis. However, the incidence, clinical features and trigger factors have not yet been analyzed...
  75. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of positive reactions in the atopy patch test with aeroallergens and food allergens in subjects with atopic eczema: a European multicenter study
    U Darsow
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy Biederstein, Technical University Munich and Division of Environmental Dermatology and Allergy GSF TUM, Munich, Germany
    Allergy 59:1318-25. 2004
    ..The atopy patch test (APT) was proposed to evaluate IgE-mediated sensitizations in patients with atopic eczema (AE)...
  76. ncbi request reprint Disseminated granuloma annulare--treatment with fumaric acid esters
    B Eberlein-König
    Division Environmental Dermatology and Allergology GSF TUM, Neuherberg Munich, Germany
    Dermatology 210:223-6. 2005
    ..The therapy of disseminated granuloma annulare has often limited success. Treatment of granuloma annulare with fumaric acid esters (FAE) has recently been reported to be effective in 2 patients...
  77. ncbi request reprint [Allergy and the environment]
    B Eberlein-König
    Klinik und Poliklinik fur Dermatologie und Allergologie am Biederstein, Technische Universitat Munchen
    Ther Umsch 58:259-61. 2001
    ....
  78. ncbi request reprint Birth of healthy children after intracytoplasmic sperm injection in two couples with male Kartagener's syndrome
    A von Zumbusch
    Department of Dermatology and Allergology, Technische Universitat Munchen, Germany
    Fertil Steril 70:643-6. 1998
    ..To describe two cases in which intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI) was successful for patients with infertility due to Kartagener's syndrome...
  79. ncbi request reprint [Contagious impetigo--pathogen spectrum and therapeutic consequences]
    D Abeck
    Klinik und Poliklinik fur Dermatologie und Allergologie am Biederstein, Technischen Universitat Munchen
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 125:1257-9. 2000
    ..The aim of this prospective study was to compare the clinical picture of contagious impetigo (C.I.) with the causative organism and to generate data of the susceptibility of bacteria as the basis for adequate therapy...
  80. ncbi request reprint Neuroimmune interactions in the skin
    U Darsow
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy Biederstein, Technical University Munich, Germany
    Curr Opin Allergy Clin Immunol 1:435-9. 2001
    ..Novel strategies for therapy and prevention of chronicity may also result from understanding the role of increased secretion of nerve growth factor in atopic eczema and psoriasis...
  81. ncbi request reprint [Pfeifer-Weber-Christian syndrome associated with Kikuchi syndrome in infliximab therapy: development of necrotizing allergic vasculitis]
    B Belloni
    Klinik und Poliklinik für Dermatologie und Allergologie am Biederstein der Technischen Universität München, Biedersteiner Strasse 29, 80802, Munchen, Germany
    Hautarzt 58:1018, 1020-1. 2007
  82. ncbi request reprint [Poorly differentiated, invasive ductal breast cancer in a male patient]
    J Ellwanger
    Klinik und Poliklinik für Dermatologie und Allergologie am Biederstein der Technischen Universität München, Biedersteiner Strasse 29, 80802, Munchen, Germany
    Hautarzt 58:1016-8. 2007
  83. ncbi request reprint Improved risk-benefit ratio for topical triamcinolone acetonide in Transfersome in comparison with equipotent cream and ointment: a randomized controlled trial
    H Fesq
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy, Technical University Munich, Biedersteinerstr 29, 80802 Munich, Germany
    Br J Dermatol 149:611-9. 2003
    ..Transfersome is a drug delivery technology based on highly deformable, ultraflexible lipid vesicles which penetrate the skin when applied non-occlusively...
  84. ncbi request reprint Photodynamic therapy induces less pain in patients treated with methyl aminolevulinate compared to aminolevulinic acid
    A Kasche
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy Biederstein, Technical University Munich, Munich, Germany
    J Drugs Dermatol 5:353-6. 2006
    ..PDT using MAL appears to be a better tolerated treatment for multiple AKs on the scalp compared to ALA-PDT. Differences in selectivity for tumor cells and transport of ALA in peripheral neurons may play a role...
  85. ncbi request reprint New aspects of itch pathophysiology: component analysis of atopic itch using the 'Eppendorf Itch Questionnaire'
    U Darsow
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy Biederstein, Technical University Munich, Munich, Germany
    Int Arch Allergy Immunol 124:326-31. 2001
    ..In conclusion, the complete description of itch has to consider different factors, which may be described on a more general level by three main components. Two of these are correlated with objective criteria of disease activity...
  86. ncbi request reprint Allergy to peanut oil--clinically relevant?
    J Ring
    Division Environmental Dermatology and Allergology, GSF TUM, Department of Dermatology and Allergology Biederstein, Technical University of Munich, Munich, Germany
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 21:452-5. 2007
    ....
  87. ncbi request reprint Erythema annulare centrifugum-type psoriasis: a particular variant of acute-eruptive psoriasis
    E Vocks
    Department of Dermatology and Allergology Biederstein, Technical University of Munich, Munich, Germany
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 17:446-8. 2003
    ..It is suggested that this dermatosis represents a variant of acute psoriasis, rather than a variant of pustular psoriasis...
  88. ncbi request reprint Immunohistochemical characterization of the perivascular infiltrate cells in tissues adjacent to stainless steel implants compared with titanium implants
    M Thewes
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy, Biederstein, Technical University Munich, Germany
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 121:223-6. 2001
    ..Second, in the present study, a statistical difference was not seen in the number of infiltrate cells in the tissue adjacent to steel compared with titanium implants...
  89. ncbi request reprint The IgE repertoire in PBMCs of atopic patients is characterized by individual rearrangements without variable region of the heavy immunoglobulin chain bias
    Annick Lim
    Unité de Recherche et d Expertise Immunité anti virale, Biothérapie et Vaccins, Paris, France Inserm U668, Institut Pasteur, Paris, France
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 120:696-706. 2007
    ..Patients with atopic diseases are characterized by high levels of specific IgE production. However, little is known about the composition of their B-cell repertoires...
  90. ncbi request reprint Omalizumab for patients with severe and therapy-refractory atopic eczema?
    Christian Andres
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy, Technical University Munich, Munich, Germany
    Curr Allergy Asthma Rep 8:179-80. 2008
  91. ncbi request reprint Pollen grains induce a rapid and biphasic eczematous immune response in atopic eczema patients
    Kilian Eyerich
    Division of Environmental Dermatology and Allergy GSF, ZAUM Center for Allergy and Environment, Technical University, Munich, Germany
    Int Arch Allergy Immunol 145:213-23. 2008
    ..Eczematous reactions to type I allergy-inducing antigens are documented in a subgroup of patients with atopic eczema. Yet, the underlying immunological mechanisms are not well understood...
  92. ncbi request reprint Microbial allergen-specific IgE is not suitable to identify the intrinsic form of atopic eczema in children
    Christina Schnopp
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 121:267-268.e1; author reply 268. 2008
  93. doi request reprint Itch intensity evaluated in the German Atopic Dermatitis Intervention Study (GADIS): correlations with quality of life, coping behaviour and SCORAD severity in 823 children
    Elke Weisshaar
    Department of Social Medicine, University Hospital Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Acta Derm Venereol 88:234-9. 2008
    ..Quality of life, itch intensity and coping strategies should be considered when treating patients with atopic dermatitis...
  94. ncbi request reprint Low-dose anti-IgE therapy in patients with atopic eczema with high serum IgE levels
    Benedetta Belloni
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 120:1223-5. 2007
  95. ncbi request reprint The US FDA 'black box' warning for topical calcineurin inhibitors: an ongoing controversy
    Johannes Ring
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy Biederstein, Technical University of Munich, Munich, Germany
    Drug Saf 31:185-98. 2008
    ....
  96. ncbi request reprint Mast cell-derived proteases control allergic inflammation through cleavage of IgE
    Ingrid Rauter
    Division of Immunopathology, Department of Pathophysiology, Center for Physiology and Pathophysiology, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 121:197-202. 2008
    ..Cross-linking of mast cell-bound IgE releases proinflammatory mediators, cytokines, and proteolytic enzymes and is a key event in allergic inflammation...
  97. ncbi request reprint Antigens drive memory IgE responses in human allergy via the nasal mucosa
    Verena Niederberger
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Center for Public Health, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Int Arch Allergy Immunol 142:133-44. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to analyze the influence of nasal allergen encounter on the molecular profile and magnitude of memory IgE responses and on systemic sensitivity...
  98. ncbi request reprint History and classification of anaphylaxis
    Johannes Ring
    Division Environmental Dermatology and Allergology GSF TUM, Department of Dermatology and Allergy Biederstein, Technical University Munich, Biedersteiner Strasse 29, D 80802 Munich, Germany
    Novartis Found Symp 257:6-16; discussion 16-24, 45-50, 276-85. 2004
    ..In clear-cut IgE-mediated anaphylaxis, allergen-specific immunotherapy (hyposensitization) is the effective causal treatment, with success rates of 90% in insect venom anaphylaxis...
  99. ncbi request reprint Topical tacrolimus (FK506) and mometasone furoate in treatment of dyshidrotic palmar eczema: a randomized, observer-blinded trial
    Christina Schnopp
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy Biederstein, Technical University Munich, Germany
    J Am Acad Dermatol 46:73-7. 2002
    ..Dyshidrotic palmoplantar eczema is a frequent disease often running a chronic relapsing course. Topical glucocorticosteroids form the mainstay of therapy, and alternatives are urgently warranted...
  100. ncbi request reprint Atopy patch test--reproducibility and elicitation of itch in different application sites
    Stephanie Weissenbacher
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy, Biederstein Technical University, D 80802 Munich, Germany
    Acta Derm Venereol 85:147-51. 2005
    ..0018 and left forearm, p=0.0683). Allergens should preferably be applied on the back for the atopy patch test. However, the atopy patch test can induce atopic itch irrespective of the application site...
  101. doi request reprint Novel immunological approaches in the treatment of atopic eczema
    Benedetta Belloni
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munchen, Germany
    Curr Opin Allergy Clin Immunol 8:423-7. 2008
    ..A subgroup of atopic eczema patients requires systemic immunomodulatory treatment for long time periods. However, beyond cyclosporine A and azathioprine, only limited consent exists on systemic treatment options...