Magnus Bruze

Summary

Affiliation: Lund University
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Occupational allergic contact dermatitis in a company manufacturing boards coated with isocyanate lacquer
    Malin Frick
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 48:255-60. 2003
  2. doi request reprint A positive cobalt spot test falsely indicating an occupational allergic contact dermatitis caused by cobalt
    Magnus Bruze
    Department of Occupational and Enviromental Dermatology, Skane University Hospital, Lund University, Malmo, S 205 02, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 69:172-5. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Patch test concentrations (doses in mg/cm2 ) for the 12 non-mix fragrance substances regulated by European legislation
    Magnus Bruze
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Malmo University Hospital, Lund University, S 205 02 Lund, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 66:131-6. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint A clinically relevant contact allergy to methyldibromo glutaronitrile at 1% (0.32 mg/cm) detected by a patch test
    Magnus Bruze
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Lund University, University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 54:14-7. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Recommendation of appropriate amounts of petrolatum preparation to be applied at patch testing
    Magnus Bruze
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Lund University, University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 56:281-5. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Variation in the amount of petrolatum preparation applied at patch testing
    Magnus Bruze
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Malmo University Hospital, Lund University, SE 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 56:38-42. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Recommendation to include fragrance mix 2 and hydroxyisohexyl 3-cyclohexene carboxaldehyde (Lyral) in the European baseline patch test series
    Magnus Bruze
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, University Hospital, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 58:129-33. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Can simultaneous contact allergies to phenyl glycidyl ether and epoxy resins of the bisphenol A/F-types be explained by contamination of the epoxy resins?
    Ann Pontén
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Lund University, Malmo University Hospital, SE 20502 Malmo, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 59:273-9. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Patch testing with thin-layer chromatograms of chamomile tea in patients allergic to sesquiterpene lactones
    Kerstin Lundh
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Malmo University Hospital, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 57:218-23. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Allergic contact dermatitis from methyldibromoglutaronitrile
    Magnus Bruze
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Dermatitis 16:80-6, quiz 55-6. 2005

Detail Information

Publications105 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi request reprint Occupational allergic contact dermatitis in a company manufacturing boards coated with isocyanate lacquer
    Malin Frick
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 48:255-60. 2003
    ..When aiming at diagnosing contact allergy to isocyanates, it is desirable to perform a late reading, as positive reactions appear late. MDA appears to be a good marker for isocyanate hypersensitivity...
  2. doi request reprint A positive cobalt spot test falsely indicating an occupational allergic contact dermatitis caused by cobalt
    Magnus Bruze
    Department of Occupational and Enviromental Dermatology, Skane University Hospital, Lund University, Malmo, S 205 02, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 69:172-5. 2013
    ..On the basis of a positive cobalt spot test result, a woman was initially diagnosed with an occupational allergic contact dermatitis caused by cobalt...
  3. doi request reprint Patch test concentrations (doses in mg/cm2 ) for the 12 non-mix fragrance substances regulated by European legislation
    Magnus Bruze
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Malmo University Hospital, Lund University, S 205 02 Lund, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 66:131-6. 2012
    ..According to EU legislation, 26 fragrance substance allergens must be labelled on cosmetic products. For 12 of them, the optimal patch test concentration/dose has not been evaluated...
  4. ncbi request reprint A clinically relevant contact allergy to methyldibromo glutaronitrile at 1% (0.32 mg/cm) detected by a patch test
    Magnus Bruze
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Lund University, University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 54:14-7. 2006
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Recommendation of appropriate amounts of petrolatum preparation to be applied at patch testing
    Magnus Bruze
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Lund University, University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 56:281-5. 2007
    ..No recommendation exists on the amount of petrolatum (pet.) preparation to be applied in a Finn Chamber or van der Bend Chamber...
  6. ncbi request reprint Variation in the amount of petrolatum preparation applied at patch testing
    Magnus Bruze
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Malmo University Hospital, Lund University, SE 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 56:38-42. 2007
    ..preparation to apply, which merits a decision to be taken based on thorough investigations on the appropriate volumes of pet. preparation to be applied in various patch test systems...
  7. doi request reprint Recommendation to include fragrance mix 2 and hydroxyisohexyl 3-cyclohexene carboxaldehyde (Lyral) in the European baseline patch test series
    Magnus Bruze
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, University Hospital, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 58:129-33. 2008
    ..The currently used fragrance mix in the European baseline patch test series (baseline series) fails to detect a substantial number of clinically relevant fragrance allergies...
  8. doi request reprint Can simultaneous contact allergies to phenyl glycidyl ether and epoxy resins of the bisphenol A/F-types be explained by contamination of the epoxy resins?
    Ann Pontén
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Lund University, Malmo University Hospital, SE 20502 Malmo, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 59:273-9. 2008
    ..The reason might be cross-reactivity, exposure to an epoxy resin system with PGE as a component, or contamination by PGE in the epoxy resin...
  9. ncbi request reprint Patch testing with thin-layer chromatograms of chamomile tea in patients allergic to sesquiterpene lactones
    Kerstin Lundh
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Malmo University Hospital, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 57:218-23. 2007
    ..Patch testing with thin-layer chromatograms of German chamomile tea showed the presence of several allergens...
  10. ncbi request reprint Allergic contact dermatitis from methyldibromoglutaronitrile
    Magnus Bruze
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Dermatitis 16:80-6, quiz 55-6. 2005
    ..Sometimes, these steps are easy to get through; at other times, there may be problems with every step...
  11. doi request reprint A correlation found between contact allergy to stent material and restenosis of the coronary arteries
    Cecilia Svedman
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 60:158-64. 2009
    ..Ten to thirty per cent of the patients suffer from restenosis regardless of aetiology. We have shown increased frequency of contact allergy to stent metals in stented patients...
  12. doi request reprint Does the new standard for eugenol designed to protect against contact sensitization protect those sensitized from elicitation of the reaction?
    Cecilia Svedman
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Skane University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Dermatitis 23:32-8. 2012
    ..When available, these data should be used to confirm the effectiveness of quantitative risk assessment-based risk management procedures...
  13. doi request reprint There is an association between contact allergy to aluminium and persistent subcutaneous nodules in children undergoing hyposensitization therapy
    Eva Netterlid
    Department of Clinical Sciences in Malmo, Faculty of Medicine, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 60:41-9. 2009
    ..Occasionally, contact allergy to aluminium has been reported in individuals with such nodules...
  14. doi request reprint Multicentre patch testing with a resol resin based on phenol and formaldehyde
    Marléne Isaksson
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Skane University Hospital, Lund University, SE 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 65:34-7. 2011
    ..Contact allergy to phenol-formaldehyde resins (PFRs) based on phenol and formaldehyde is not detected by a p-tertiary-butylphenol-formaldehyde resin (PTBP-FR) included in most baseline patch test series...
  15. doi request reprint A correlation found between gold concentration in blood and patch test reactions in patients with coronary stents
    Susanne Ekqvist
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Lund University, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 59:137-42. 2008
    ..Patients with dental gold restorations are known to have a higher level of gold concentration in blood (B-Au)...
  16. ncbi request reprint Is it possible to improve the patch-test diagnostics for isocyanates? A stability study of petrolatum preparations of diphenylmethane-4,4'-diisocyanate and polymeric diphenylmethane diisocyanate
    Malin Frick-Engfeldt
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Malmo University Hospital, Lund University, S 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 56:27-34. 2007
    ..They better reflect possible allergens that workers are exposed to because products used in industry contain both monomers and oligomers...
  17. ncbi request reprint Occupational dermatoses in a metalworking plant
    Birgitta Gruvberger
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Malmo University Hospital, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 48:80-6. 2003
    ..In the 11, neat oils were the cause in 4 workers, a water-based cutting fluid in 3 and various biocides in 4...
  18. ncbi request reprint Contact allergy to (meth)acrylates in the dental series in southern Sweden: simultaneous positive patch test reaction patterns and possible screening allergens
    Anthony T J Goon
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Lund University, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 55:219-26. 2006
    ..7% (29/30) of our (meth)acrylate-allergic dental patients and 100% (18/18) of our (meth)acrylate-allergic dental personnel. The addition of bis-GMA in dental patients would increase the pick-up rate to 100%...
  19. ncbi request reprint Cross-reactivity between methylchloroisothiazolinone/methylisothiazolinone, methylisothiazolinone, and other isothiazolinones in workers at a plant producing binders for paints and glues
    Marléne Isaksson
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, University Hospital MAS, Lund University, Malmo, SE 205 02, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 58:60-2. 2008
  20. doi request reprint Chemical investigations of disperse dyes in patch test preparations
    Kristina Ryberg
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Lund University, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 58:199-209. 2008
    ..Contact allergy to textile dyes is not uncommon. The allergy is detected by patch testing patients with commercial patch test preparations...
  21. ncbi request reprint Contact allergy to the monomers in p-tert-butylphenol-formaldehyde resin
    Erik Zimerson
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 47:147-53. 2002
    ..It was also shown that low amounts of contaminants in the test substances, if not taken into account, could influence the conclusions drawn from the test results obtained...
  22. ncbi request reprint Poor correlation between stated and found concentrations of diphenylmethane-4,4'-diisocyanate (4,4'-MDI) in petrolatum patch-test preparations
    Malin Frick
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 51:73-8. 2004
    ..Thus, using these preparations, patients will be tested with a lower concentration than intended, leading to possible false-negative reactions...
  23. doi request reprint Sensitizing capacity and cross-reactivity of phenyl glycidyl ether studied in the guinea-pig maximization test
    Ann Pontén
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Lund University, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 60:79-84. 2009
    ..PGE, DGEBA, and DGEBF are chemically similar with respect to the reactive glycidyl group and an aromatic ring, making cross-reactivity one of the possible explanations to simultaneous reactions...
  24. ncbi request reprint Occupational contact allergy and dermatitis from methylisothiazolinone after contact with wallcovering glue and after a chemical burn from a biocide
    Marléne Isaksson
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Malmo University Hospital, SE 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    Dermatitis 15:201-5. 2004
    ..A biocide containing Ml caused sensitization and occupational contact dermatitis in the first two patients, through contact with wallpaper glue in one case and after a chemical burn in the other case...
  25. doi request reprint The outcome of 9 years of consecutive patch testing with 4,4'-diaminodiphenylmethane and 4,4'-diphenylmethane diisocyanate
    Malin Engfeldt
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Skane University Hospital, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 68:98-102. 2013
    ..Within the project, there was an interest in determining how often contact allergy to the most common isocyanate, diphenylmethane-4,4'-diisocyanate (4,4'-MDI), occurred...
  26. ncbi request reprint Repeated open application tests with methyldibromoglutaronitrile in dermatitis patients with and without hypersensitivity to methyldibromoglutaronitrile
    Marléne Isaksson
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Lund University, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Dermatitis 18:203-7. 2007
    ..Contact allergy to and allergic contact dermatitis from methyldibromoglutaronitrile (MDBGN) have been frequently reported since the 1990s...
  27. doi request reprint Multicentre patch testing with compositae mix by the Swedish Contact Dermatitis Research Group
    Marléne Isaksson
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Skane University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Acta Derm Venereol 91:295-8. 2011
    ..Another option could be to remove Sesquiterpene lactone mix from the baseline series and substitute it with Compositae mix...
  28. ncbi request reprint Unexpected sensitization routes and general frequency of contact allergies in an elderly stented Swedish population
    Cecilia Svedman
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, University Hospital MAS, Malmo, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 56:338-43. 2007
    ..pereirae and to the metals) might suddenly peak. This underlines the importance of a careful evaluation of new products and routines with regard to contact allergies in the population...
  29. ncbi request reprint Deodorants: an experimental provocation study with isoeugenol
    Magnus Bruze
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, University Hospital Malmo, Malmo, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 52:260-7. 2005
    ..001). Deodorants containing isoeugenol in the concentration range of 0.0063-0.2% used 2 times daily on healthy skin can thus elicit axillary dermatitis within a few weeks in people with contact allergy to isoeugenol...
  30. ncbi request reprint Chemical analysis of 2,4-toluene diisocyanate, 1,6-hexamethylene diisocyanate and isophorone diisocyanate in petrolatum patch-test preparations
    Malin Frick-Engfeldt
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Malmo University Hospital, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    Dermatitis 16:130-5. 2005
    ..A past study also showed the concentrations of diphenylmethane-4,4'-diisocyanate (4,4'-MDI) in petrolatum preparations to be much lower than declared...
  31. ncbi request reprint Can an imidazolidinyl urea-preserved corticosteroid cream be safely used in individuals hypersensitive to formaldehyde?
    Marléne Isaksson
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Lund University, Malmo University Hospital, S 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 54:29-34. 2006
    ..04). The conclusion to draw from this study is that an individual hypersensitive to FA should not use the corticosteroid preparation Flutivate cream on dermatitis skin...
  32. doi request reprint Patch testing with a textile dye mix in a baseline series in two countries
    Kristina Ryberg
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Skane University Hospital, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    Acta Derm Venereol 91:422-7. 2011
    ..6% revealed significantly more patients with contact allergy compared with testing with a previous mix 3.2% (p < 0.01). Contact allergy to the mix was significantly more common in the Belgian than in the Swedish patients...
  33. doi request reprint Evaluation of concordance between labelling and content of 52 hair dye products: overview of the market of oxidative hair dye Labelling and content of hair dye products
    Annarita Antelmi
    Department of Occupational, Environmental Dermatology, Skane University Hospital, Malmo, Lund University, Sweden, Jan Waldenströmsgatan 16, PL 5, 20502, Malmo, Sweden
    Eur J Dermatol . 2016
    ..Further improvement in labelling, by providing the concentration of chemicals, may facilitate products to be purchased both locally and within the global market, when travelling or on the internet...
  34. doi request reprint Hydroxyisohexyl 3-cyclohexene carboxaldehyde (lyral) in patch test preparations under varied storage conditions
    Dathan Hamann
    From the College of Medicine, University of Arizona, Phoenix, AZ Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Skane University Hospital, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden and School of Medicine, Loma Linda University, Loma Linda, CA
    Dermatitis 24:246-8. 2013
    ..Allergens in fragrance mix I rapidly decrease in concentration after preapplication to test chambers...
  35. doi request reprint Patch testing with methylchloroisothiazolinone/methylisothiazolinone 200 ppm aq. detects significantly more contact allergy than 100 ppm. A multicentre study within the European Environmental and Contact Dermatitis Research Group
    Magnus Bruze
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Skane University Hospital, Lund University, SE 205 02, Malmo, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 71:31-4. 2014
    ..Since 1986, 200 ppm (dose 0.006 mg/cm(2)) has been used in Sweden without causing skin irritation. Centres in Spain, the United Kingdom and Ireland have also used 200 ppm in their baseline series...
  36. doi request reprint Patch testing with formaldehyde 2.0% in parallel with 1.0% by the Swedish contact dermatitis research group
    Marléne Isaksson
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Skane University Hospital, 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    Acta Derm Venereol 94:408-10. 2014
    ..0% and diazolidinyl urea 2.0% should be present in the Swedish baseline series...
  37. doi request reprint Chemical burns caused by trifluoroacetic acid
    Jakob Dahlin
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Skane University Hospital, Lund University, S 205 02, Malmo, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 69:176-80. 2013
    ..A spill of hydrofluoric acid on the skin may be fatal. As trifluoroacetic acid contains fluorine, patients with chemical burns caused by trifluoroacetic acid have been given particular attention when treated in the hospital...
  38. ncbi request reprint Presence of formaldehyde in topical corticosteroid preparations available on the Swedish market
    Anthony Teik Jin Goon
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, SE 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 48:199-203. 2003
    ..Sources of formaldehyde in these preparations were discussed. Isopropanol was identified as a probable source of yellow discoloration, leading to false-negative results with the CA method...
  39. doi request reprint Dermal uptake study with 4,4'-diphenylmethane diisocyanate led to active sensitization
    Haneen Hamada
    Department of Occupational and Enviromental Dermatology, Skane University Hospital, Lund University, 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 66:101-5. 2012
    ..0% 4,4'-MDI in petrolatum over areas where the surface concentration corresponded to 800 µg/cm(2) . Ten days later, they developed eczematous dermatitis at the area of application...
  40. doi request reprint Does allergen-specific immunotherapy induce contact allergy to aluminium?
    Eva Netterlid
    Faculty of Medicine, Department of Clinical Sciences, Lund University, SE 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    Acta Derm Venereol 93:50-6. 2013
    ..Allergen-specific immunotherapy was not shown to be a risk factor for contact allergy to aluminium. Among those who did develop aluminium allergy, children and those with atopic dermatitis were more highly represented...
  41. ncbi request reprint Occupational contact dermatitis from a grease
    Cecilia Svedman
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Dermatitis 15:41-4. 2004
    ..Contact allergy to grease is rare and often not even suspected. We investigated such a case in which the detected allergen was the stabilizer in the grease, which is rarely found as an allergen...
  42. ncbi request reprint Correlation between stated and measured concentrations of acrylate and methacrylate allergens in patch-test preparations
    Anthony Teik Jin Goon
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Skane University Hospital, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    Dermatitis 22:27-32. 2011
    ..Contact allergy to acrylates and methacrylates is not uncommon. The allergy is confirmed by patch-testing patients with commercial patch-test preparations...
  43. doi request reprint Patch testing of patients allergic to Disperse Blue 106 and Disperse Blue 124 with thin-layer chromatograms and purified dyes
    Kristina Ryberg
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Lund University, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 60:270-8. 2009
    ..Former investigations have demonstrated that patch test preparations containing Disperse Blue (DB) 106 and DB 124 are impure...
  44. ncbi request reprint Patch testing with a textile dye mix and its constituents in a baseline series
    Kristina Ryberg
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Lund University, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Dermatitis 21:49-56. 2010
    ..Among the textile dyes, disperse dyes are common sensitizers...
  45. ncbi request reprint How to optimize patch testing with diphenylmethane diisocyanate
    Malin Frick-Engfeldt
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Malmo University Hospital, Lund University, S 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 57:138-51. 2007
    ..This complex process depends upon several factors and might explain why positive MDI reactions appear after D7...
  46. doi request reprint Patch testing with hydroxyisohexyl 3-cyclohexene carboxaldehyde (HICC) - a multicentre study of the Swedish Contact Dermatitis Research Group
    Malin Engfeldt
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Lund University, Skane University Hospital, 205 02, Malmo, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 76:34-39. 2017
    ..In 2014, the fragrance hydroxyisohexyl 3-cyclohexene carboxaldehyde (HICC) was excluded from the Swedish baseline series...
  47. doi request reprint Swedish Experiences From Patch Testing Methylisothiazolinone Separately
    Malin Engfeldt
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Skane University Hospital, Malmo, Lund University, Jan Waldenströmsgata 16, SE 20502 Malmo, Sweden
    Acta Derm Venereol 95:717-9. 2015
    ..Due to the considerable frequency of contact allergy to MI not traced by MCI/MI, MI 2,000 ppm aq is included in the Swedish baseline series from January 2014. This corresponds to a dose of 60 μg/cm2...
  48. doi request reprint Recommendation to include methylisothiazolinone in the European baseline patch test series--on behalf of the European Society of Contact Dermatitis and the European Environmental and Contact Dermatitis Research Group
    Magnus Bruze
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Skane University Hospital, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 69:263-70. 2013
    ..However, this preparation fails to detect a significant percentage of allergic contact reactions to MI...
  49. doi request reprint Usage test with palladium-coated earrings in patients with contact allergy to palladium and nickel
    Cecilia Tillman
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Skane University Hospital, Lund University, Malmo, S 205 02, Sweden, Department of Dermatology, Skane University Hospital, Lund University, Malmo, S 205 02, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 69:288-95. 2013
    ..Since the EU Nickel Directive came into force, concern has been raised that palladium may increasingly replace nickel in alloys used in jewellery and dentistry, and that it may cause as many allergy problems as nickel...
  50. doi request reprint Patch testing with 2.0% (0.60 mg/cm 2) formaldehyde instead of 1.0% (0.30 mg/cm 2) detects significantly more contact allergy
    Ann Pontén
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Skane University Hospital, Lund University, 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 68:50-3. 2013
    ..0% (wt/vol) in water. However, clinical experience and previous studies suggest that 1.0% might be insufficient for detecting an optimized number of clinically relevant cases of contact allergy to formaldehyde...
  51. doi request reprint 'Calibration' of our patch test reading technique is necessary
    Cecilia Svedman
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Skane University Hospital, Malmo, Lund University, 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 66:180-7. 2012
    ..The increased use of the technique makes standardization of the methodology most important. Progress in the standardization of the patch test technique has been made through guidelines...
  52. doi request reprint Routine diagnostic patch-testing with formaldehyde 2.0% (0.6 mg/cm2) may be an advantage compared to 1.0%
    Inese Hauksson
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Lund University, Skane University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Acta Derm Venereol 90:480-4. 2010
    ..We conclude that, with an optimized patch-test technique, doubling the dose per area detects significantly more contact allergies to formaldehyde, but an even higher test concentration causes too many irritant reactions to be usable...
  53. doi request reprint Comparison of three different techniques for application of water solutions to Finn Chambers®
    Malin Frick-Engfeldt
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Lund University, Skånes University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 63:284-8. 2010
    ..With regard to contact allergy, the dose of a sensitizer per unit skin area is an important factor for both sensitization and elicitation, and therefore a known amount/volume of test preparation should be applied at patch testing...
  54. ncbi request reprint Sensitizing capacity of two monomeric aldehyde components in p-tert-butylphenol-formaldehyde resin
    Erik Zimerson
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Acta Derm Venereol 82:418-22. 2002
    ..041). In animals induced with this compound no cross-reactions to the putative cross-reacting substances were seen. In contrast, 5-tert-butyl-2-hydroxy-benzaldehyde failed to induce sensitization and no cross-reactions were detected...
  55. ncbi request reprint Gold trichloride and gold sodium thiosulfate as markers of contact allergy to gold
    Halvor Möller
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 53:80-3. 2005
    ..It is concluded that GTC can elicit positive patch test reactions in patients with gold allergy but to a lesser degree when compared with GSTS. Thus, GTC cannot be recommended in patch testing, and GSTS is still the test agent of choice...
  56. ncbi request reprint Recommendation to include methyldibromo glutaronitrile in the European standard patch test series
    Magnus Bruze
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, University Hospital, S 20502 Malmo, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 52:24-8. 2005
    ....
  57. ncbi request reprint Photoallergic contact dermatitis from ketoprofen in southern Sweden
    Monika Hindsén
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Malmo University Hospital, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 54:150-7. 2006
    ..Simultaneous photoallergy to fentichlor, tetrachlorosalicylanilide and fenofibrate was registered in 74%, 40% and 73% of the patients, respectively...
  58. doi request reprint Implants and contact allergy: are sensitizing metals released as haptens from coronary stents?
    Cecilia Svedman
    Department of Occupational Environmental Dermatology, Skane University Hospital, Lund University, 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 71:92-7. 2014
    ..The possible impact of metal release from coronary artery stents has, with their increased use, become a concern...
  59. doi request reprint Patch testing with serial dilutions and thin-layer chromatograms of oak moss absolutes containing high and low levels of atranol and chloroatranol
    Martin Mowitz
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Skane University Hospital, Lund University, SE 20502, Malmo, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 69:342-9. 2013
    ..Since 2008, their content in oak moss absolute has been restricted by the International Fragrance Association to a maximum level of 100 ppm each...
  60. doi request reprint Recommendation to include formaldehyde 2.0% aqua in the European baseline patch test series
    Ann Pontén
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Skane University Hospital, Lund University, Malmo, SE 20502, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 69:372-4. 2013
    ..The currently used patch test concentration of formaldehyde (1.0% aqua; 0.30 mg/cm(2)) has been shown to fail to detect ~ 50% of contact allergies to formaldehyde...
  61. ncbi request reprint Occupational allergic contact dermatitis from the extreme pressure (EP) additive zinc, bis ((O,O'-di-2-ethylhexyl) dithiophosphate) in neat oils
    Marléne Isaksson
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Malmo University Hospital, SE 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 46:248-9. 2002
  62. ncbi request reprint Corticosteroids
    Marléne Isaksson
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Dermatitis 16:3-5. 2005
  63. doi request reprint Several cases of work-related allergic contact dermatitis caused by isocyanates at a company manufacturing heat exchangers
    Malin Engfeldt
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Skane University Hospital, Lund University, 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 68:175-80. 2013
    ..During the visit, we became aware of six other employees with skin problems who were then referred to our department for investigation...
  64. doi request reprint A pilot study aimed at finding a suitable eugenol concentration for a leave-on product for use in a repeated open application test
    Cecilia Svedman
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Skane University Hospital, Lund University, 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 66:137-9. 2012
    ..Knowledge of sensitization and elicitation thresholds and the time-dose relationship for elicitation of contact dermatitis is important in order to provide safe products for consumers...
  65. ncbi request reprint Low-molecular-weight contact allergens in p-tert-butylphenol-formaldehyde resin
    Erik Zimerson
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Am J Contact Dermat 13:190-7. 2002
    ..p-tert-Butylphenol-formaldehyde resin (PTBPFR) is a contact allergen that is included in most standard patch test series. This resin consists of a large number of substances most of which are unknown...
  66. ncbi request reprint Contact allergy to o-cresol--a sensitizer in phenol-formaldehyde resin
    Magnus Bruze
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Am J Contact Dermat 13:198-200. 2002
    ..Besides cross reactivity, contamination of one or more MP(s) in o-cresol as well as o-cresol being a sensitizer of its own in PFR were possible explanations of the simultaneous positive patch test reactions to MP and o-cresol...
  67. ncbi request reprint Contact allergy to the Asteraceae plant Ambrosia artemisiifolia L (ragweed) in sesquiterpene lactone-sensitive patients in southern Sweden
    Halvor Möller
    Department of Dermatology, Lund University, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 47:157-60. 2002
    ..We concluded that patients with SL mix allergy are allergic to American as well as to Swedish ragweed. Pompholyx seems to be a frequent clinical picture in patients with SL mix allergy...
  68. ncbi request reprint Epoxy-based production of wind turbine rotor blades: occupational contact allergies
    Ann Pontén
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Dermatitis 15:33-40. 2004
    ....
  69. ncbi request reprint Allergic contact dermatitis as a complication of lid loading with gold implants
    Bert Björkner
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Malmo University Hospital, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    Dermatitis 19:148-53. 2008
    ..The implant was removed and the dermatitis resolved. Contact allergy to gold occurs frequently and may explain many cases of complications to lid loading with the metal...
  70. ncbi request reprint Which test chambers should be used for acetone, ethanol, and water solutions when patch testing?
    Marléne Isaksson
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Lund University, University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 57:134-6. 2007
    ..To conclude, water solutions should preferably be tested in Finn Chambers, while ethanol and acetone solutions are better tested in van der Bend chambers...
  71. ncbi request reprint Late patch-test reactions to budesonide need not be a sign of sensitization induced by the test procedure
    Marléne Isaksson
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Am J Contact Dermat 14:154-6. 2003
    ..Not all late patch-test reactions represent patch-test sensitization, at least not to budesonide...
  72. doi request reprint Occupational allergic contact dermatitis caused by sterile non-latex protective gloves: clinical investigation and chemical analyses
    Ann Pontén
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Lund University, Skane University Hospital, SE 205 02 Malmo, Sweden Department of Dermatology, Skane University Hospital, SE 221 85 Lund, Sweden Department of Dermatology, Central Hospital, SE 291 85 Kristianstad, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 68:103-10. 2013
    ..An increased frequency of occupational contact hand dermatitis among surgical operating theatre personnel has been noticed...
  73. doi request reprint High frequency of false-positive reactions in attempted patch testing with acrylate/methacrylate mixes
    Anthony T J Goon
    National Skin Centre, 308205 Singapore, Singapore
    Contact Dermatitis 67:157-61. 2012
    ..Although acrylate/methacrylate allergy has been frequently reported, until now patch testing with this group of allergens has been unwieldy, requiring the application of large supplementary series in most centres...
  74. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous absorption of gold sodium thiosulfate used for patch testing
    Halvor Möller
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 51:63-6. 2004
    ..There was no difference between gold levels on D3 and on D7 after epicutaneous application. Presumably, other allergens may also be taken up in blood during patch testing...
  75. ncbi request reprint Stability of patch test preparations of methyldibromo glutaronitrile in petrolatum
    Birgitta Gruvberger
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Malmo University Hospital, S 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 51:315-6. 2004
  76. ncbi request reprint Contact allergy to the isomers of diglycidyl ether of bisphenol F
    Ann Pontén
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Acta Derm Venereol 84:12-7. 2004
    ..According to a guinea pig maximization test, all 3 DGEBF isomers are strong sensitizers. Still, o,o'-DGEBF elicited only 3 positive reactions in all participants...
  77. doi request reprint Establishing aluminium contact allergy
    Ingrid Siemund
    Department of Clinical Sciences in Malmo, Lund University, S 22185 Lund, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 67:162-70. 2012
    ..Traditionally, contact allergy to aluminium has been established by patch testing with aluminium chloride hexahydrate in petrolatum at 2.0% and an empty Finn Chamber®...
  78. ncbi request reprint Photoallergic contact dermatitis from ketoprofen induced by drug-contaminated personal objects
    Monica Hindsén
    Department of Occupationa and Enviromental Dermatology, Malmö Universty Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    J Am Acad Dermatol 50:215-9. 2004
    ..Skin reactions have been reported to continue weeks after discontinuation of ketoprofen. One reason for this could be residual ketoprofen in the skin, which has been shown in a skin biopsy specimen...
  79. ncbi request reprint Sensitizing capacity of some trimers in p-tert-butylphenol-formaldehyde resin
    Erik Zimerson
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo
    Contact Dermatitis 47:40-6. 2002
    ..024). No cross-reactions were detected in animals induced with the linear trimer XIII. The linear trimer XIVa and the cyclic trimer XVIII failed to induce sensitization...
  80. ncbi request reprint Gold concentration in blood in patients with gold-plated stents
    Cecilia Svedman
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Malmo University Hospital, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 54:221-2. 2006
  81. ncbi request reprint The development and course of patch-test reactions to 2-hydroxyethyl methacrylate and ethyleneglycol dimethacrylate
    Marléne Isaksson
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Lund University, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 53:292-7. 2005
    ..The patch-test concentrations of 2.0% for 2-HEMA and EGDMA may be continually used. Positive test reactions emerging after 10 days do not automatically imply active sensitization...
  82. doi request reprint Successful photopatch testing with ketoprofen using one-hour occlusion
    Victoria Marmgren
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Skane University Hospital, Malmo, Lund University, SE 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    Acta Derm Venereol 91:131-6. 2011
    ..These results apply only to ketoprofen; further studies are needed to determine whether a similar approach can be used with other components of photopatch test series...
  83. ncbi request reprint Allergic contact dermatitis in response to budesonide reactivated by inhalation of the allergen
    Marléne Isaksson
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Malmo University Hospital, Sweden
    J Am Acad Dermatol 46:880-5. 2002
    ..However, few reports of allergic mucosal and skin symptoms in patients with asthma and rhinitis caused by inhaled corticosteroids exist...
  84. doi request reprint Textile dyes Disperse Orange 1 and Yellow 3 contain more than one allergen as shown by patch testing with thin-layer chromatograms
    Laura Malinauskiene
    Vilnius University Antakalnio Hospital Allergy Center, Antakalnio 124, Vilnius, Lithuania
    Dermatitis 22:335-43. 2011
    ..It is known that some patch-test preparations containing disperse dyes contain impurities with unknown relevance for the development or elicitation of contact allergy...
  85. ncbi request reprint Deodorants: an experimental provocation study with cinnamic aldehyde
    Magnus Bruze
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    J Am Acad Dermatol 48:194-200. 2003
    ..Axillary dermatitis is common and overrepresented in individuals with contact allergy to fragrances. Many individuals suspect their deodorants to be the incriminating products...
  86. ncbi request reprint Gold concentration in blood in relation to the number of gold restorations and contact allergy to gold
    Ingela Ahnlide
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Malmo University Hospital, Sweden
    Acta Odontol Scand 60:301-5. 2002
    ..01). There was no statistically significant difference in B-Au between persons with and without contact allergy to gold. The study thus indicates that gold is released from dental restorations and taken tip into the circulation...
  87. pmc Rheumatoid arthritis, gold therapy, contact allergy and blood cytokines
    Ake Svensson
    Department of Dermatology, Malmo University Hospital, Sweden
    BMC Dermatol 2:2. 2002
    ..To study the clinical and biochemical effects of a low starting dose for gold therapy in rheumatoid arthritis patients with a contact allergy to gold...
  88. ncbi request reprint Fragrance allergy in patients with hand eczema - a clinical study
    Siri Heydorn
    Department of Dermatology, University of Copenhagen, Gentofte Hospital, Hellerup, Denmark
    Contact Dermatitis 48:317-23. 2003
    ..This observation is the basis for the hypothesis concerning cross-reactivity and the effect of simultaneous exposure. The study found that fragrance allergy could be a common problem in patients with eczema on the hands...
  89. ncbi request reprint Patch testing with a new fragrance mix - reactivity to the individual constituents and chemical detection in relevant cosmetic products
    Peter J Frosch
    Department of Dermatology, Klinikum Dortmund gGmbH and University of Witten Herdecke, Germany
    Contact Dermatitis 52:216-25. 2005
    ..ROAT was performed with the concentration of the FM II which had produced a positive or doubtful (+ or ?+) patch test reaction. Patients' products were analysed for the 6 target compounds by gas chromatography-mass spectrometry (GC-MS)...
  90. ncbi request reprint Comparison of elicitation potential of chloroatranol and atranol--2 allergens in oak moss absolute
    Jeanne D Johansen
    National Allergy Research Center, Universite Louis Pasteur, UMR 7123, Strasbourg, France
    Contact Dermatitis 54:192-5. 2006
    ....
  91. ncbi request reprint The relationship of vehicle and concentration of imidazolidinylurea, with attention to formaldehyde allergy status
    Robert L Rietschel
    Dermatitis 17:48-9. 2006
  92. ncbi request reprint Selected oxidized fragrance terpenes are common contact allergens
    Mihaly Matura
    Dermatochemistry and Skin Allergy, Department of Chemistry, Goteborg University, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 52:320-8. 2005
    ....
  93. ncbi request reprint Chloroatranol, an extremely potent allergen hidden in perfumes: a dose-response elicitation study
    Jeanne Duus Johansen
    National Allergy Research Centre, Department of Dermatology, Gentofte Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Contact Dermatitis 49:180-4. 2003
    ..Judged from the elicitation profile, chloroatranol is the most potent allergen present in consumer products today...
  94. ncbi request reprint Patch testing with a new fragrance mix detects additional patients sensitive to perfumes and missed by the current fragrance mix
    Peter J Frosch
    Department of Dermatology, Klinikum Dortmund gGmbH and University of Witten Herdecke, Dortmund, Germany
    Contact Dermatitis 52:207-15. 2005
    ..Considering sensitivity, specificity and the frequency of doubtful reactions, the medium concentration, 14% FM II, seems to be the most appropriate diagnostic screening tool...
  95. ncbi request reprint Contact allergy to acrylates/methacrylates in the acrylate and nail acrylics series in southern Sweden: simultaneous positive patch test reaction patterns and possible screening allergens
    Anthony Teik-Jin Goon
    National Skin Centre, Singapore
    Contact Dermatitis 57:21-7. 2007
    ..A short screening series combining 2-HEMA, EGDMA, TREGDA, 2-HPMA, bis-GMA, and BUDA or HDDA would have picked up all our past study patients (dental, industrial, and nail) with suspected allergy to acrylate/methacrylate allergens...
  96. ncbi request reprint Not only oxidized R-(+)- but also S-(-)-limonene is a common cause of contact allergy in dermatitis patients in Europe
    Mihaly Matura
    Dermatochemistry and Skin Allergy, Department of Chemistry, Goteborg University, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 55:274-9. 2006
    ..It seems advisable to screen consecutive dermatitis patients with oxidized limonene 3% petrolatum, although this patch test material is not yet commercially available...
  97. ncbi request reprint Oral prednisone suppresses allergic but not irritant patch test reactions in individuals hypersensitive to nickel
    Ingegard Anveden
    Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institutet and Stockholm Centre for Public Health, Stockholm, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 50:298-303. 2004
    ..It is concluded that oral treatment with prednisone suppresses patch test reactivity to nickel, but not to the irritants tested...
  98. ncbi request reprint Associations between contact allergy to epoxy resin and fragrance mix
    Ann Pontén
    Acta Derm Venereol 84:151-2. 2004
  99. ncbi request reprint Patch testing with components of water-based metalworking fluids: results of a multicentre study with a second series
    Johannes Geier
    Information Network of Department of Dermatology IVDK, University of Gottingen, 37075 Gottingen, Germany
    Contact Dermatitis 55:322-9. 2006
    ..Although many allergens in metalworking fluids (MWF) are identified, there are still some MWF components, which are not sufficiently investigated concerning their sensitizing properties...
  100. ncbi request reprint Contact allergy to gold is correlated to dental gold
    Camilla Ahlgren
    Department of Prosthetic Dentistry, Faculty of Odontology, Malmo University, Sweden
    Acta Derm Venereol 82:41-4. 2002
    ..008), but there was no statistical relationship to oral lesions. It is concluded that there is a positive relationship between contact allergy to gold and presence and amount of dental gold alloys...
  101. ncbi request reprint Contact allergy to herbal teas derived from Asteraceae plants
    Kerstin Lundh
    Department of Dermatology, County Hospital, Halmstad, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 54:196-201. 2006
    ..Among the SLs, parthenolide was the most frequent co-reactor. Obviously, most patients with a contact allergy to SLs are allergic to commercial teas derived from the Asteraceae plant family as well...