J Ring

Summary

Affiliation: Klinikum rechts der Isar
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint History and classification of anaphylaxis
    Johannes Ring
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy Biederstein, ZAUM Zentrum Allergie und Umwelt, Helmholtz Zentrum München Technische Universität München, Munich, Germany
    Chem Immunol Allergy 95:1-11. 2010
  2. pmc Difficult to control atopic dermatitis
    Ulf Darsow
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy Biederstein, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany
    World Allergy Organ J 6:6. 2013
  3. 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
  4. doi request reprint Guidelines for treatment of atopic eczema (atopic dermatitis) part I
    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 26:1045-60. 2012
  5. pmc Preschool children's health and its association with parental education and individual living conditions in East and West Germany
    Xianming du Prel
    Institut für Umweltmedizinische Forschung IUF an der Heinrich Heine Universität Düsseldorf, Dusseldorf, Germany
    BMC Public Health 6:312. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Anaphylactic reactions to local anesthetics
    Johannes Ring
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy Biederstein, Klinikum rechts der Isar, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany
    Chem Immunol Allergy 95:190-200. 2010
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. ncbi 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
  10. ncbi request reprint Looking ahead in dermatology: skin and allergy
    J Ring
    Department of Dermatology and Allergology Biederstein ZAUM Zentrum Allergie und Umwelt Center for Allergy and Environment Technische Universität München, Germany
    Actas Dermosifiliogr 100:32-9. 2009

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Publications124 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi request reprint History and classification of anaphylaxis
    Johannes Ring
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy Biederstein, ZAUM Zentrum Allergie und Umwelt, Helmholtz Zentrum München Technische Universität München, Munich, Germany
    Chem Immunol Allergy 95:1-11. 2010
    ..g. beta-blockers, NSAIDs); this phenomenon has been called augmentation or summation anaphylaxis...
  2. pmc Difficult to control atopic dermatitis
    Ulf Darsow
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy Biederstein, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany
    World Allergy Organ J 6:6. 2013
    ..Systemic antihistamines (H1) may relieve pruritus but do not have sufficient effect on eczema. Adjuvant therapy includes UV irradiation preferably of UVA1 wavelength. "Eczema school" educational programs have been proven to be helpful...
  3. 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...
  4. doi request reprint Guidelines for treatment of atopic eczema (atopic dermatitis) part I
    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 26:1045-60. 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...
  5. pmc Preschool children's health and its association with parental education and individual living conditions in East and West Germany
    Xianming du Prel
    Institut für Umweltmedizinische Forschung IUF an der Heinrich Heine Universität Düsseldorf, Dusseldorf, Germany
    BMC Public Health 6:312. 2006
    ..Explanations of observed associations between parental education and health indicators were examined...
  6. ncbi request reprint Anaphylactic reactions to local anesthetics
    Johannes Ring
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy Biederstein, Klinikum rechts der Isar, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany
    Chem Immunol Allergy 95:190-200. 2010
    ..With this regimen it is possible to eliminate anxiousness and fear, and the patient has proof that he has tolerated the respective LA substance...
  7. 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...
  8. 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...
  9. ncbi 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)...
  10. ncbi request reprint Looking ahead in dermatology: skin and allergy
    J Ring
    Department of Dermatology and Allergology Biederstein ZAUM Zentrum Allergie und Umwelt Center for Allergy and Environment Technische Universität München, Germany
    Actas Dermosifiliogr 100:32-9. 2009
    ..The interdisciplinary character of allergy implies a close cooperation between different disciplines where dermatology plays a major role in the management of allergic diseases, covering diagnostic, therapeutic and preventive aspects...
  11. ncbi request reprint Adverse reactions to foods
    J Ring
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy Biederstein, Technical University Munich, Germany
    J Chromatogr B Biomed Sci Appl 756:3-10. 2001
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  12. ncbi request reprint Anaphylaxis: acute treatment and management
    Johannes Ring
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy Biederstein, ZAUM Zentrum Allergie und Umwelt, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany
    Chem Immunol Allergy 95:201-10. 2010
    ..Educational programs for anaphylaxis have been developed...
  13. 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
    ....
  14. 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...
  15. 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...
  16. 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...
  17. 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...
  18. 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...
  19. 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...
  20. ncbi 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...
  21. 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...
  22. 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...
  23. 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)...
  24. 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...
  25. 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...
  26. 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..
  27. ncbi 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)...
  28. 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...
  29. 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...
  30. 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...
  31. 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
    ....
  32. ncbi 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...
  33. 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...
  34. ncbi request reprint Allergens. Heterogeneity of molecular sensitization profiles in grass pollen allergy--implications for immunotherapy?
    U Darsow
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany ZAUM Center for Allergy and Environment, Helmholtz Center Munich, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany
    Clin Exp Allergy 44:778-86. 2014
    ..Data on molecular allergy diagnostics in adults with grass pollen allergy with regard to conjunctival and nasal provocation test outcome and specific immunotherapy are lacking to date...
  35. ncbi request reprint Anaphylactic reaction to folic acid verified by provocational testing
    F Pfab
    Klinik und Poliklinik fur Dermatologie und Allergologie am Biederstein, TU Munchen, Biedersteiner Strasse 29, 80802 Munchen, Germany
    Allergy 62:823-4. 2007
  36. ncbi 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...
  37. 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...
  38. 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...
  39. ncbi request reprint [Atopic eczema. Spectrum of provocation factors and possibilities for their effective reduction and elimination]
    S Fischer
    Klinik und Poliklinik fur Dermatologie und Allergologie am Biederstein, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munich
    Hautarzt 54:914-24. 2003
    ..The spectrum of provocation factors ranges from simple measures such as appropriate clothing up to specific measures such as indoor aeroallergen reduction measures...
  40. 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...
  41. 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...
  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 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
    ....
  44. ncbi request reprint Enu mouse mutagenesis: generation of mouse mutants with aberrant plasma IgE levels
    F Alessandrini
    Division of Environmental Dermatology and Allergy GSF TUM, GSF National Research Center for Environment and Health, Munich Neuherberg, Germany
    Int Arch Allergy Immunol 124:25-8. 2001
    ..Using this approach, we have analyzed plasma IgE concentrations to identify mouse mutants with aberrant plasma IgE levels...
  45. 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...
  46. 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...
  47. ncbi 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...
  48. 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...
  49. 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...
  50. 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)...
  51. 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...
  52. 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...
  53. 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...
  54. 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...
  55. 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...
  56. doi request reprint Complementary integrative approach for treating pruritus
    F Pfab
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany
    Dermatol Ther 26:149-56. 2013
    ..We focus on pruritus associated with atopic dermatitis, herpes zoster, chronic urticaria, burns, and postoperative contexts where the evidence for CAM approaches is promising...
  57. ncbi request reprint The Dyshidrotic Eczema Area and Severity Index - A score developed for the assessment of dyshidrotic eczema
    E Vocks
    Department of Dermatology and Allergology Biederstein, , Germany
    Dermatology 198:265-9. 1999
    ..CONCLUSION: The DASI needs to be further validated in larger cohorts...
  58. 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...
  59. 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)...
  60. 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...
  61. 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...
  62. 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...
  63. 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...
  64. 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...
  65. 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...
  66. 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...
  67. 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...
  68. 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...
  69. ncbi request reprint Internet advice in dermatology and allergy: 1 year analysis of telerequests and answers
    B Eberlein-König
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy Biederstein, Technical University, Munich
    Dermatol Online J 7:3. 2001
    ..6%). Most questions were answered by a short letter giving advice and encouraging the non-medical user to visit a dermatologist and/or allergist (72.4%). In 27.6% we felt that the inquiries were answered completely...
  70. 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...
  71. 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...
  72. 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)...
  73. ncbi 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...
  74. ncbi request reprint Gender aspects in skin diseases
    W Chen
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy, Helmholtz Zentrum Munchen TUM, ZAUM Center for Allergy and Environment, Technische Universitat Munchen, Germany
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 24:1378-85. 2010
    ..A better understanding of gender differences in human health and diseases will allow the development of novel concepts for prevention, diagnosis and therapy of skin diseases...
  75. 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...
  76. 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...
  77. 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...
  78. ncbi request reprint Mast cell-sperm interaction: evidence for tryptase and proteinase-activated receptors in the regulation of sperm motility
    S Weidinger
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy, Technical University Munich, Biedersteiner Strasse 29, 80802 Munich, Germany
    Hum Reprod 18:2519-24. 2003
    ....
  79. ncbi request reprint [Development of the German Scale for Assessing Quality of Life in Skin Diseases]
    T Schafer
    MPH, Klinik und Poliklinik für Dermatologie und Allergologie der Technischen Universität München, Biedersteiner Strasse 29
    Hautarzt 52:492-8. 2001
    ..A German dermatological quality-of-life (QoL) instrument was developed on the basis of a representative and standardised patient population...
  80. ncbi request reprint Timothy grass (Phleum pratense L.) pollen as allergen carriers and initiators of an allergic response
    H Behrendt
    Division of Environmental Dermatology and Allergology, GSF Research Center for Environment and Health, Neuherberg Technical University Munich, Germany
    Int Arch Allergy Immunol 118:414-8. 1999
    ..Pollen grains thus do not act only as allergen carriers but also might have important implications on early events as initiators of allergy...
  81. ncbi request reprint [Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA). Relevance in dermatology]
    M Mempel
    Klinik und Poliklinik fur Dermatologie und Allergologie am Biederstein, Technische Universitat Munchen, Biedersteiner Strasse 29, 80802 Munchen
    Hautarzt 59:659-65; quiz 666. 2008
    ..If an infection is present, either systemic or topical therapeutic approaches may be indicated. We review the role of MRSA infection and colonization in skin diseases...
  82. ncbi request reprint Informatics and medicine--from molecules to populations
    K A Kuhn
    Technische Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany
    Methods Inf Med 47:283-95. 2008
    ..To clarify challenges and research topics for informatics in health and to describe new approaches for interdisciplinary collaboration and education...
  83. ncbi request reprint Invasion of human keratinocytes by Staphylococcus aureus and intracellular bacterial persistence represent haemolysin-independent virulence mechanisms that are followed by features of necrotic and apoptotic keratinocyte cell death
    M Mempel
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy Biederstein, Technical University Munich, Biedersteiner Str 29, D 80802 Munich, Germany
    Br J Dermatol 146:943-51. 2002
    ..A crucial role has been attributed to staphylococcal haemolysins in the cytotoxicity to epidermal structures...
  84. ncbi request reprint Late Lyme disease masking a non-functioning adenoma of the anterior lobe of the pituitary gland
    M Mohrenschlager
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy Biederstein, Technical University of Munich, Germany
    Andrologia 34:162-3. 2002
  85. ncbi request reprint Secretion of proinflammatory eicosanoid-like substances precedes allergen release from pollen grains in the initiation of allergic sensitization
    H Behrendt
    Division of Environmental Dermatology and Allergology TUM GSF Neuherberg, Germany
    Int Arch Allergy Immunol 124:121-5. 2001
    ..Furthermore, the allergenic 'potency' of various allergens has to be redefined at the allergen carrier level with regard to different stages of allergen and mediator release prior to the contact with the host's immune system...
  86. doi request reprint [Mucocutaneous candidiasis]
    C Traidl-Hoffmann
    Klinik und Poliklinik fur Dermatologie und Allergologie, Technische Universitat Munchen
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 135:1379-88; quiz 1389-92. 2010
    ....
  87. ncbi request reprint Onychogryphosis in elderly persons: an indicator of long-standing poor nursing care? Report of one case and review of the literature
    M Mohrenschlager
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy, Technical University of Munich, Biedersteiner Strasse 29, D 80802 Munich, Germany
    Cutis 68:233-5. 2001
    ..In addition, it reviews the clinical aspects of onychogryphosis, as well as its pathomechanisms and treatment options...
  88. ncbi request reprint [Dermatologic signs of internal diseases. 3: Hyperpigmentation and vasculitis syndrome]
    M Mohrenschlager
    Klinik und Poliklinik fur Dermatologie und Allergologie am Biederstein, Techn Univ München
    MMW Fortschr Med 144:48-50. 2002
  89. 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
  90. ncbi request reprint [Recurring episodes of fever with oral aphthae, lymph node swelling and joint symptoms in a 9-year-old boy. Diagnosis: PFAPA syndrome (Marshall syndrome)]
    C Schnopp
    Klinik und Poliklinik für Dermatologie und Allergologie am Biederstein der Technischen Universität München, Munchen
    Hautarzt 54:1208-10. 2003
  91. ncbi request reprint IgE-mediated allergy against human seminal plasma
    Stephan Weidinger
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy, Technical University Munich, Munich, Germany
    Chem Immunol Allergy 88:128-38. 2005
    ..The diagnosis of human seminal plasma allergy is based on history, demonstration of specific IgE antibodies in the serum and skin tests. Therapeutic options include allergen avoidance by use of condoms and attempts at desensitization...
  92. 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...
  93. 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...
  94. 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...
  95. 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...
  96. 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...
  97. pmc Histopathological characteristics of small diameter melanocytic naevi
    M Braun-Falco
    Department of Dermatology and Allergology, Technical University Munich, 80802 Munich, Germany
    J Clin Pathol 56:459-64. 2003
    ..Because malignant melanomas and their precursors may arise in smaller lesions, a histological study of melanocytic lesions smaller than 4 mm in diameter was conducted to evaluate their histological appearance...
  98. 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
  99. 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...
  100. 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...