Genomes and Genes
Summary: Skin tests in which the sensitizer is applied to a patch of cotton cloth or gauze held in place for approximately 48-72 hours. It is used for the elicitation of a contact hypersensitivity reaction.
Publications235 found, 100 shown here
- Nickel, cobalt, chromium, palladium and gold induce a mixed Th1- and Th2-type cytokine response in vitro in subjects with contact allergy to the respective metalsJ T Minang
Department of Immunology, Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden
Clin Exp Immunol 146:417-26. 2006..In conclusion, our data suggest that sensitization to Co, Cr, Pd and Au results in a cellular immune response of a character similar to the mixed Th1- and Th2-type cytokine profile shown previously to be induced by Ni...
- The association between metal allergy, total hip arthroplasty, and revisionJacob Pontoppidan Thyssen
National Allergy Research Centre, Department of Dermato Allergology, Gentofte Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen
Acta Orthop 80:646-52. 2009..Furthermore, we compared the prevalence of metal allergy in dermatitis patients with and without THA...
- Current patch test results with the European baseline series and extensions to it from the 'European Surveillance System on Contact Allergy' network, 2007-2008Wolfgang Uter
Department of Medical Informatics, Biometry and Epidemiology, University of Erlangen Nurnberg, D 91054 Erlangen, Germany
Contact Dermatitis 67:9-19. 2012..Objectives. To describe the prevalence of contact sensitization to allergens tested in consecutive patients in the years 2007 and 2008, and to discuss possible differences...
- Detection of chromium allergy by cellular in vitro methodsM Lindemann
Institut fur Immunologie, Universitatsklinikum Essen, Essen, Germany
Clin Exp Allergy 38:1468-75. 2008..The standard assay for the detection of chromium sensitization, the patch test, does not allow discrimination between patients with and without clinical symptoms of allergy...
- Metal sensitivity in patients with orthopaedic implants: a prospective studyElena Frigerio
Department of Technology for Health, Dermatological Clinic, IRCCS Galeazzi Hospital, University of Milan, Milan 20161, Italy
Contact Dermatitis 64:273-9. 2011..Sensitization to orthopaedic implant materials is an unpredictable event that might affect implant performance...
- Interference of the position of substances in an epicutaneous patch test battery with the occurrence of false-positive resultsIda Duarte
Dermatology Clinic, Department of Medicine of Santa Casa de São Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
Am J Contact Dermat 13:125-32. 2002Epicutaneous patch tests represent a practical and objective method that help in the etiologic diagnosis of allergic contact dermatitis. The technique of patch test application is an important factor in obtaining good results.
- The atopy patch test in the diagnostic workup of suspected food-related symptoms in childrenAnne Mehl
Department of Pediatric Pneumology and Immunology, University Children s Hospital Charite, Berlin, Germany
J Allergy Clin Immunol 118:923-9. 2006..There is an increasing need to develop test instruments that make oral food challenges superfluous...
- Atopy patch test for the diagnosis of food protein-induced enterocolitis syndromeMatthew I Fogg
Division of Allergy and Immunology, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Pediatr Allergy Immunol 17:351-5. 2006..All 12 patients with a negative APT had a negative oral food challenge to the suspected food. APT appears to be a promising diagnostic tool for the diagnosis of FPIES...
- Eczema: quality of life by body site and the effect of patch testingK F Thomson
Department of Dermatology, Leeds General Infirmary, Great George Street, Leeds LS1 3EX, U K
Br J Dermatol 146:627-30. 2002..Whether this varies according to body site has not been evaluated. Patch tests have previously been shown to influence quality of life, although no previous studies have shown if this is ..
- There is an association between contact allergy to aluminium and persistent subcutaneous nodules in children undergoing hyposensitization therapyEva 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...
- The lipophilic hapten parthenolide induces interferon-gamma and interleukin-13 production by peripheral blood-derived CD8+ T cells from contact allergic subjects in vitroH Wahlkvist
Mabtech, Nacka Strand, Sweden
Br J Dermatol 158:70-7. 2008..Peripheral blood mononuclear cells (PBMC) from persons with contact allergy to nickel react in vitro predominantly with nickel-induced CD4+ T cell-mediated production of both T-cell type 1 and 2 cytokines...
- The diagnostic value of atopy patch testing and prick testing in atopic dermatitis: facts and controversiesJasna Lipozencic
University Department of Dermatology and Venereology, Zagreb University Hospital Center and School of Medicine, Salata 4, 1000 Zagreb, Croatia
Clin Dermatol 28:38-44. 2010..The skin prick, scratch, and skin patch tests are performed to identify which allergen is causing eczematous skin symptoms in patients with AD, or sneezing, ..
- Improved detection of allergen-specific T-cell responses in allergic contact dermatitis through the addition of 'cytokine cocktails'Helen Moed
Department of Dermatology, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Exp Dermatol 14:634-40. 2005..The present data warrant further exploration of the application of this test to a broader set of allergens...
- [Patch tests: indications or when testing should be performed]D Tennstedt
Service de Dermatologie, Universite Catholique de Louvain, 30, Clos Chapelle aux Champs, UCL 3033, 1200 Bruxelles, Belgique
Ann Dermatol Venereol 136:579-83. 2009..Patch testing may be desirable or even essential for cases of suspected allergic contact dermatitis. Such testing allows identification with absolute certainty of the causative agent in "supposed" allergic contact dermatitis...
- Lymphocyte proliferation testing in chromium allergic contact dermatitisL E A M Martins
Department of Dermatology, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Clin Exp Dermatol 33:472-7. 2008..Unfortunately, significant success has only been achieved with nickel. There are few studies on chromium LPT and they were performed with different methods, leading to inconsistent results...
- Atopy patch tests are useful to predict oral tolerance in children with gastrointestinal symptoms related to non-IgE-mediated cow's milk allergyR Nocerino
Department of Pediatrics, University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy
Allergy 68:246-8. 2013Atopy patch tests (APTs) have been proposed for the diagnostic approach in children with non-IgE-mediated cow's milk allergy and gastrointestinal symptoms...
- Use of in vitro release of interferon-gamma in the diagnosis of contact allergy to potassium dichromate - a controlled studyA Trattner
Department of Dermatology, Rabin Medical Center, Beilinson Campus, Petah Tiqva, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
Contact Dermatitis 48:191-3. 2003..in the diagnosis of contact allergy to potassium dichromate was studied in 20 patients who had positive patch tests to chromate and in 30 control subjects (10 patients with contact dermatitis, allergic to other allergens, 10 ..
- Diagnostic value of skin-prick and patch tests and serum eosinophil cationic protein and cow's milk-specific IgE in infants with cow's milk allergyK M Saarinen
Hospital for Children and Adolescents, University of Helsinki, PO Box 280, Lastenlinnantie 11 C 29, FIN-00029 HYKS, Helsinki, Finland
Clin Exp Allergy 31:423-9. 2001..We studied the usefulness of the skin-prick and patch tests and measurement of cow's milk-specific IgE and eosinophil cationic protein in serum as diagnostic tools for cow'..
- Positive nickel patch tests in infants are of low clinical relevance and rarely reproducibleCharlotte G Mortz
Department of Dermatology and Allergy Centre, Odense University Hospital, University of Southern Denmark, Odense C, Denmark
Pediatr Allergy Immunol 24:84-7. 2013..A reproducible positive reaction was seen in 8.6% of the infants. The objective of this study is to follow-up on infants with alleged nickel sensitivity...
- Nickel elicits concomitant and correlated in vitro production of Th1-, Th2-type and regulatory cytokines in subjects with contact allergy to nickelJ T Minang
Department of Immunology, Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden
Scand J Immunol 62:289-96. 2005..The results accentuate the importance of type 2 responses in contact allergy and also demonstrate that IL-4 and IL-13 are reliable markers for Ni2+ allergy...
- Frequency and intensity of responses to mite patch tests are lower in nonatopic subjects with respect to patients with atopic dermatitisS Seidenari
Department of Dermatology, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy
Allergy 58:426-9. 2003So far the issue of patch tests with mite allergens in subjects not affected by atopic dermatitis (AD) has been poorly investigated...
- Nickel allergy as risk factor for hand eczema: a population-based studyA Josefson
Department of Dermatology, Orebro University Hospital, Orebro, Sweden
Br J Dermatol 160:828-34. 2009..In a previous Swedish study, 958 schoolgirls were patch tested for nickel. In a questionnaire follow up 20 years later no association was found between nickel allergy and hand eczema...
- Allergic contact granuloma due to palladium following ear piercingAn Goossens
Department of Dermatology, University Hospital, K U Leuven, Belgium
Contact Dermatitis 55:338-41. 2006..Both the clinical and histological findings concur with some rarely reported similar observations in the literature...
- A retrospective study of patch tests in Chongqing, China from 2004 to 2009Rui Yin
Department of Dermatology, Southwest Hospital, Third Military Medical University, Chongqing 400038, China
Contact Dermatitis 65:28-33. 2011..There has been no previous report on allergens responsible for dermatitis in southwest China...
- Delay in medical attention to hand eczema: a follow-up studyM Hald
National Allergy Research Centre, Gentofte Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Hellerup, Denmark
Br J Dermatol 161:1294-300. 2009..Hand eczema often runs a chronic course but early medical intervention may be assumed to improve the prognosis...
- The role of atopy patch tests in the diagnosis of allergy in atopic dermatitisKristiina Turjanmaa
Department of Dermatology, Tampere University Hospital, Tampere, Finland
Curr Opin Allergy Clin Immunol 5:425-8. 2005..Recent literature on the atopy patch test, published since 2004, is reviewed to evaluate whether the pathomechanism of the test has become more evident and whether previous studies require standardization...
- Variation in the amount of petrolatum preparation applied at patch testingMagnus 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...
- Is contact allergy in man lifelong? An overview of patch test follow-upsE E Lee
Department of Dermatology, University of California School of Medicine, San Francisco 94143, USA
Contact Dermatitis 44:137-9. 2001..Thus, we list some criteria for future studies which may help resolve the above question...
- Allergy to tea tree oil: retrospective review of 41 cases with positive patch tests over 4.5 yearsTim Rutherford
The Skin and Cancer Foundation, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Australas J Dermatol 48:83-7. 2007..Given tea tree oil from freshly opened tea tree oil products elicits no or weak reactions, oxidized tea tree oil should be used for patch testing...
- The use of skin prick tests and patch tests to identify causative foods in eosinophilic esophagitisJonathan M Spergel
Allergy Section, Division of Immunologic and Infectious Disease, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
J Allergy Clin Immunol 109:363-8. 2002..The symptoms do not improve on aggressive acid blockade but do improve on elimination diet or corticosteroid treatment, which tentatively links food allergies to this disorder...
- Comparative frequency of patch test reactions to topical antibioticsS D Morris
St John s Institute of Dermatology, St Thomas Hospital, Lambeth Palace Road, London SE1 7EH, UK
Br J Dermatol 146:1047-51. 2002..K., either as a single agent or in combination with topical corticosteroids. However, an adverse effect of topical antibiotics is contact sensitization...
- Oral lichenoid reactions associated with amalgam: improvement after amalgam removalA Dunsche
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Kiel, Arnold Heller Str 16, Germany
Br J Dermatol 148:70-6. 2003..The pathogenetic relationship between oral lichenoid reactions (OLR) and dental amalgam fillings is still a matter of controversy...
- Occupational hypersensitivity to metal salts, including platinum, in the secondary industryA Cristaudo
Servizio di Allergologia, Istituto San Gallicano, IRCCS, Rome, Italy
Allergy 60:159-64. 2005..Our aim was to determine the prevalence and the clinical characteristics of hypersensitivity to platinum salts and to other elements of the platinum group...
- Prevention of work-related skin problems in student auxiliary nurses: an intervention studyE Held
Department of Dermatology, Gentofte Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Hellerup, Denmark
Contact Dermatitis 44:297-303. 2001..005), but not for the intervention group, was seen after 10 weeks of practical training. In conclusion, the present intervention study shows promising results from the use of an educational programme...
- Hand eczema classification: a cross-sectional, multicentre study of the aetiology and morphology of hand eczemaT L Diepgen
Department of Social Medicine, Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, University Hospital Heidelberg, Thibautstr 3, 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
Br J Dermatol 160:353-8. 2009..Randomized controlled trials investigating the treatment of hand eczema are called for. For this, as well as for clinical purposes, a generally accepted classification system for hand eczema is needed...
- Decrease in nickel sensitization in a Danish schoolgirl population with ears pierced after implementation of a nickel-exposure regulationChristian Stab Jensen
Department of Dermatology, Gentofte Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Niels Andersensvej 65, DK 2900 Hellerup, Denmark
Br J Dermatol 146:636-42. 2002..To reduce the skin nickel exposure of the population, the Danish Ministry of Environment issued a regulation that was implemented in 1992, and the European Union countries have recently adopted an expanded regulation...
- Sensitization to propolis in 1255 children undergoing patch testingFrancesca Giusti
Department of Dermatology, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, 41100 Modena, Italy
Contact Dermatitis 51:255-8. 2004..In conclusion, based on our data, we suggest that propolis should not be used in topical products for children because of its high sensitization rate at the paediatric age...
- The "strip" patch test: results of a multicentre study towards a standardizationHeinrich Dickel
Department of Dermatology, Environmental Medicine, and Health Theory, University of Osnabruck, Sedanstr 115, 49090 Osnabrück, Germany
Arch Dermatol Res 296:212-9. 2004..Penetration of the substances is enhanced by repeated applications of adhesive tape prior to their application to the skin. However, no guidelines exist for standardized performance of the SPT...
- Co-sensitivity between cobalt and other transition metalsPaolo Lisi
Department of Medical and Surgical Specialities, University of Perugia, Italy
Contact Dermatitis 48:172-3. 2003
- Inflammatory bowel disease in relation to contact allergy: a patient-based studyKåre Engkilde
National Allergy Research Centre, Department of Dermatology, Gentofte Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
Scand J Gastroenterol 42:572-6. 2007..The aim of this study was to investigate whether there was an association between contact allergy (CA), which is a type IV hypersensitivity reaction of the skin, and IBD...
- [In vitro testing for allergic contact dermatitis]R Brehler
UKM, Klinik und Poliklinik für Hautkrankheiten, Munster
Hautarzt 56:1141-3. 2005..LTT is especially useful in demonstrating drug allergies and can also be employed to prove sensitization to gases or toxic substances. At the present time, it is not an alternative for patch testing in daily practice...
- Allergic contact dermatitis in children: should pattern of dermatitis determine referral? A retrospective study of 500 children tested between 1995 and 2004 in one U.K. centreT H Clayton
Department of Dermatology, Leeds General Infirmary, Leeds LS1 3EX, UK
Br J Dermatol 154:114-7. 2006..Allergic contact dermatitis (ACD) increases with age, and a prevalence of between 13.3% and 24.5% has been reported. Patch testing infants may be particularly difficult, and false-positive reactions may occur...
- Nickel allergy: lack of correlation between systemic TH1 immune response and skin patch testingGordon E Pate
J Invasive Cardiol 17:574. 2005
- Thresholds of contact sensitization from disperse dyes in textilesIan Kimber
Contact Dermatitis 52:295. 2005
- Contact allergy in chronic leg ulcers: results of a multicentre study carried out in 423 patients and proposal for an updated series of patch testsAnnick Barbaud
Dermatology Department, Fournier Hospital, University Hospital of Nancy, Nancy, France
Contact Dermatitis 60:279-87. 2009..There is a lack of prospective studies investigating contact sensitization in patients with chronic leg ulcers...
- Contact allergy in chronic eczematous lip dermatitisDonatella Schena
Sezione di Dermatologia e Venereologia, Dipartimento di Scienze Biomediche e Chirurgiche, Universita di Verona, Piazzale A Stefani 1, 37126 Verona, Italy
Eur J Dermatol 18:688-92. 2008..Children were also tested with atopy patch tests. Moreover, all patients were investigated for past or current presence of atopic diseases...
- Thimerosal and the relevance of patch-test reactions in childrenAndrew Breithaupt
University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA, USA
Dermatitis 19:275-7. 2008....
- A retrospective analysis of contact allergy to lanolinS H Wakelin
St John's Institute of Dermatology, London, UK
Br J Dermatol 145:28-31. 2001..23%; 95% CI 1.81--4.65). There was an unexplained decline in the rate of positive patch tests to Amerchol L-101...
- Atopy patch tests with aeroallergens in children aged 0-3 years with atopic dermatitisA C A Devillers
Medical Center Rijnmond ZuidGroene Hilledijk 315, EA Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Allergy 63:1088-90. 2008
- Contact hypersensitivity and allergic contact dermatitis among school children and teenagers with eczemaEwa Czarnobilska
Institute of Clinical and Environmental Toxicology, Faculty of Medicine, Jagiellonian University Medical College, Krakrow, Poland
Contact Dermatitis 60:264-9. 2009..Patch testing is an essential procedure in the investigation of eczema in children...
- Fixed drug eruption to cetirizine with positive lesional patch tests to the three piperazine derivativesMariana Cravo
Clinic of Dermatology, University Hospital, Coimbra, Portugal
Int J Dermatol 46:760-2. 2007..Nevertheless, four cases of fixed drug eruption (FDE) as a result of this drug have been described recently. We present the case of a 45-year-old woman with a multilocalized FDE following oral intake of cetirizine for allergic rhinitis...
- The strip patch test--indication in occupational dermatology demonstrated with a case historyHeinrich Dickel
Department of Dermatology and Allergology, Division of Allergology, Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, St Josef Hospital, Ruhr University, Bochum, Germany
J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 7:965-7. 2009..From this case it is obvious that the detection of a SPT-positive and patch test-negative sensitization may have a significant impact on the situation with respect to the legal and insurance position...
- Atopy patch test in the diagnosis of food allergy in children with gastrointestinal symptomsB Cudowska
Department of Pediatrics, Gastroenterology and Allergology, Medical University of Bialystok, Poland
Adv Med Sci 55:153-60. 2010..To evaluate the diagnostic accuracy of the atopy patch test (APT) in detection of delayed-type sensitization to different food allergens, in children with digestive symptoms and with/or without cow's milk allergy...
- Strip patch test vs. conventional patch test: investigation of dose-dependent test sensitivities in nickel- and chromium-sensitive subjectsH Dickel
Department of Dermatology and Allergology, Ruhr University Bochum, Bochum, Germany
J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 23:1018-25. 2009..Tape stripping the skin prior to patch testing (strip patch test, SPT) may enhance percutaneous penetration of test substances and increase skin reactivity to test substances...
- Late patch test reaction to textile dyesDan Slodownik
Department of Dermatology, Hadassah University Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel
Contact Dermatitis 53:172. 2005
- Comparative study of patch test using traditional method vs. prior skin abradingM F M Fernandes
Allergy and Immunology Service, Hospital do Servidor Público Estadual Francisco Morato de Oliveira, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 21:1351-9. 2007..The patch test is an essential procedure for the investigation of aetiologic diagnosis of allergic contact dermatitis, although it is not yet able to fully reproduce the events of the initial site of contact with the allergen...
- [Prospective study of the significance of contact sensitization caused by metal implants]H W Duchna
Abt f Pneumologie, Allergologie und Schlafmedizin, Ruhr Universitat Bochum
Zentralbl Chir 123:1271-6. 1998..Allergies caused by metallic implants are often thought to be a reason for postoperative complications like bone necrosis or loosening of the prosthesis...
- Comparison of 24 hour whole body versus patch tests for estimating body surface electrolyte lossesCristina Palacios
Department of Foods adn Nutrition, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907 1264, USA
Int J Sport Nutr Exerc Metab 13:479-88. 2003..To compare dermal electrolyte loss between whole body and regional patch methods in women during 24-h...
- A multifactorial analysis of concurrent patch-test reactions to nickel, cobalt, and chromateJ Hegewald
Department of Medical Informatics, Biometry and Epidemiology, University of Erlangen Nurnberg, Erlangen, Germany
Allergy 60:372-8. 2005Previous research indicates that positive patch tests to nickel (II) sulphate, cobalt (II) chloride and potassium dichromate commonly occur together.
- Retrospective evaluation of patch testing before or after metal device implantationKurtis B Reed
College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
Arch Dermatol 144:999-1007. 2008..To review the results of patch testing before or after metal device implantation...
- Cr(III) and Cr(VI) in leather and elicitation of eczemaMalene Barre Hansen
Department of Dermatology, The National Allergy Research Center, University of Copenhagen, Gentofte Hospital, Denmark
Contact Dermatitis 54:278-82. 2006....
- Characteristics of nickel-allergic dermatitis patients seen in private dermatology clinics in Denmark: a questionnaire studyJacob Pontoppidan Thyssen
National Allergy Research Centre Department of Dermatology and Allergology, Gentofte University Hospital Ledreborg Allé 40, 1 DK 2820 Gentofte, Denmark
Acta Derm Venereol 89:384-8. 2009..No new cases of metal dermatitis were identified after 1985. We conclude that nickel allergy has decreased among young females with dermatitis due to the nickel regulation...
- Contact dermatitis in Korean dental techniciansJ Y Lee
Department of Dermatology, The Catholic University of Korea, Seoul, Korea
Contact Dermatitis 45:13-6. 2001..Recording of personal history, physical examination and patch tests with the Korean standard series and dental screening series were performed in 49 dental technicians...
- Trends of contact allergy to fragrance mix I and Myroxylon pereirae among Danish eczema patients tested between 1985 and 2007Jacob P Thyssen
Department of Dermatology, National Allergy Research Centre, Gentofte University Hospital, Ledreborg Alle 40, 1 2820 Gentofte, Denmark
Contact Dermatitis 59:238-44. 2008..Fragrance contact allergy has for long been recognized as an important health issue. In Denmark, the frequency of fragrance mix (FM) I contact allergy increased between 1985-1986 and 1997-1998 among male and female dermatitis patients...
- Blue-jean button nickel: prevalence and prevention of its release from buttonsTina Suneja
Denver Dermatology Consultants, Denver, CO, USA
Dermatitis 18:208-11. 2007..Nickel is a common cause of allergic contact dermatitis and is associated with metal buttons and snaps on blue jeans...
- Positive patch tests with a dermatophagoides mix relate to an increased responsiveness to standard patch test allergensJochen Brasch
Department of Dermatology, University of Kiel, Germany
Contact Dermatitis 46:253-7. 2002The diagnostic meaningfulness of patch tests with house dust mite allergens is still questionable...
- Cellular phone dermatitis with chromate allergyMariko Seishima
Department of Dermatology, Ogaki Municipal Hospital, Ogaki City, Japan
Dermatology 207:48-50. 2003..A patient with allergic contact dermatitis caused by hexavalent chromium plating on a cellular phone has already been reported...
- Patch testing discordance alert: false-negative findings with rubber additives and fragrancesE F Sherertz
Department of Dermatology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, NC, USA
J Am Acad Dermatol 45:313-4. 2001..These results suggest that positive reactions to fragrance, thiuram, and carba mix allergens may be missed if the T.R.U.E. Test is used alone...
- Inverse relationship between allergic contact dermatitis and type 1 diabetes mellitus: a retrospective clinic-based studyK Engkilde
National Allergy Research Centre, Department of Dermatology, Gentofte Hospital, University of Copenhagen, DK 2820, Copenhagen, Denmark
Diabetologia 49:644-7. 2006..To investigate whether environmental exposure to chemicals leading to CA could influence the risk of type 1 diabetes, we conducted a retrospective clinic-based study of patients subjected to diagnostic patch testing of CA...
- Late eczematous reactions to food in children with atopic dermatitisK Breuer
Department of Dermatology and Allergology, Hannover Medical University, Germany
Clin Exp Allergy 34:817-24. 2004..While immediate reactions to food are well characterized, the importance of food as a provocation factor for late eczematous reactions has been a subject of debate for several decades...
- Cross-reactivity between nickel and palladium demonstrated by systemic administration of nickelM Hindsén
Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
Contact Dermatitis 53:2-8. 2005..Flare-up reactions of previous patch test reactions to nickel and palladium after oral challenge with nickel speak in favour of a cross-reactivity mechanism...
- Analysis of effector and regulatory immune reactivity to nickelT Rustemeyer
Department of Pathology, VU Medisch Centrum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Clin Exp Allergy 34:1458-66. 2004..Diagnostic patch testing in allergic contact dermatitis faces the risk of boosting existing hypersensitivities or active sensitization. Risk-free and reliable in vitro assays using peripheral blood are, therefore, wanted...
- Diaper dye dermatitisLauren Alberta
Department of Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts 01605, USA
Pediatrics 116:e450-2. 2005..Patch testing may also be valuable in identifying the allergen, because allergen avoidance is the key to prevention of recurrent disease...
- The use of a measure of acute irritation to predict the outcome of repeated usage of hand soap productsC Williams
Department of Dermatology Clinical Trials Unit, Leeds General Infirmary, Leeds LS1 3EX, UK
Br J Dermatol 164:1311-5. 2011..However, an increasing number of healthcare workers are experiencing irritant contact dermatitis of the hands as a result of repeated hand washing. This may lead to a reduced level of compliance with regard to hand hygiene...
- [Contact dermatitis due to ethyl alcohol: how to perform patch tests?]A Barbaud
Service de Dermatologie, Hopital Fournier, 36, quai de la Bataille, 54000 Nancy
Ann Dermatol Venereol 127:484-7. 2000Ethyl alcohol sensitization is rare and can induce immediate contact urticaria or delayed eczema. Patch tests performed with ethanol can provoke an irritative reaction and are not well codified.
- Metal patch test results from 1990-2009Hiromitsu Nonaka
Department of Dermatology, Showa University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
J Dermatol 38:267-71. 2011..01) than from 2000-2009. Nickel has been the most common metal allergen and mercury-sensitivity has decreased over 19years in Japan...
- ELISpot: a new tool for the detection of nickel sensitizationM Lindemann
Institute of Immunology, University Hospital Essen, Germany
Clin Exp Allergy 33:992-8. 2003..However, the in vivo application of allergens includes the potential of sensitization, whereas the LTT demands 6 days of cell culture and radioactive labelling procedures...
- Contact sensitization in childrenB M Manzini
Department of Dermatology, University of Modena, Italy
Pediatr Dermatol 15:12-7. 1998..Patch testing represents a useful diagnostic procedure for the definition of childhood eczematous dermatitis and for the identification of agents inducing contact sensitization which is frequently associated with atopic dermatitis...
- Hand dermatitis as an unsuspected presentation of textile dye contact sensitivityFrancesca Giusti
Department of Dermatology, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy
Contact Dermatitis 47:91-5. 2002..In the latter, the hands may represent a 'locus minoris resistentiae', and both induction and elicitation of contact sensitization could be caused by impaired barrier function at a skin site repeatedly exposed to sensitizing garments...
- Allergic contact dermatitis from hair dye and development of lichen simplex chronicusWon Young Chey
Department of Dermatology, Eulji Hospital, Eulji University School of Medicine, Seoul 139 711, South Korea
Contact Dermatitis 51:5-8. 2004..The suggestion can therefore be made that hair dye could be a possible aetiologic agent causing LSC in those using hair dyes...
- Patch testing with the irritant sodium lauryl sulfate (SLS) is useful in interpreting weak reactions to contact allergens as allergic or irritantJ Geier
Information Network of Departments of Dermatology IVDK, Georg August University, Department of Dermatology, Gottingen, Germany
Contact Dermatitis 48:99-107. 2003..With SLS as a marker for hyperreactive skin at hand, some of these reactions can now be classified as irritant more confidently, particularly if there is no history of exposure to the allergen...
- The association between ambient air conditions (temperature and absolute humidity), irritant sodium lauryl sulfate patch test reactions and patch test reactivity to standard allergensWolfgang Uter
Department of Medical Informatics, Biometry and Epidemiology IMBE, University of Erlangen Nurnberg, Erlangen, Germany
Contact Dermatitis 49:97-102. 2003..5% in water) has been added to the standard patch tests since July 1996 in the Dortmund Department of Dermatology...
- Airborne occupational allergic contact dermatitis from triglycidyl-p-aminophenol and tetraglycidyl-4,4'-methylene dianiline in preimpregnated epoxy products in the aircraft industryL Kanerva
Section of Dermatology, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Helsinki, Finland
Dermatology 201:29-33. 2000..Very little is known about allergic contact dermatitis (ACD) from preimpregnated epoxy products (prepregs)...
- Increased metal allergy in patients with failed metal-on-metal hip arthroplasty and peri-implant T-lymphocytic inflammationP Thomas
Department of Dermatology and Allergology, Ludwig Maximilians University Munich, Frauenlobstr 9 11, Munich 80337, Germany
Allergy 64:1157-65. 2009..In 16 patients with revised metal-on-metal arthroplasty and peri-implant lymphocytic inflammation, we verified the role of metal hypersensitivity by patch testing (PT) and lymphocyte transformation test (LTT)...
- The simultaneous occurrence of contact urticaria from sulbactam and allergic contact dermatitis from ampicillin in a nurseHyun Jo Kwon
Department of Dermatology, Kangnam St Mary s Hospital, College of Medicine, The Catholic University of Korea, 505 Banpo Dong, Seocho Ku, Seoul, Korea
Contact Dermatitis 54:176-8. 2006
- Pesticide contact dermatitis in fruit and vegetable farmers of Himachal Pradesh (India)Ghanshyam Verma
Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprosy, Indira Gandhi Medical College, Shimla 171001, Himachal Pradesh, India
Contact Dermatitis 57:316-20. 2007..Not many studies on pesticide allergic contact dermatitis are available from Himachal Pradesh (India)...
- Irritant contact dermatitis precipitating allergic contact dermatitisChelsy L Marty
Dermatitis 16:87-8; quiz 55-6. 2005
- Allergic contact dermatitis among maintenance and clerical workers in a military populationDan Slodownik
Department of Dermatology, Hadassah University Hospital, Faculty of Medicine, Jerusalem, Israel
Contact Dermatitis 55:335-7. 2006..2%) had atopic background. There were 55 positive reactions in patch tests, 25 of them to oil and cooling fluids, with 14...
- [Contact dermatitis due to occupational exposure]Kirsti Kalimo
Suomen Terveystalo, Allergiakeskus, Turku
Duodecim 121:773-7. 2005
- Sensitization to para-phenylenediamine in a streetside temporary tattoo artisanLeopoldo Borrego
Servicio de Dermatologia, Hospital Universitario Insular y, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
Contact Dermatitis 52:288-9. 2005
- Meat protein allergic contact dermatitis: A case reportJ Dalmau
Department of Dermatology Hospital Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Sant Antoni Maria Claret 167, Barcelona, Spain
Contact Dermatitis 52:285-6. 2005
- Occupational contact allergy and dermatitis from methylisothiazolinone after contact with wallcovering glue and after a chemical burn from a biocideMarléne 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...
- The value of patch testing patients with a scattered generalized distribution of dermatitis: retrospective cross-sectional analyses of North American Contact Dermatitis Group data, 2001 to 2004Kathryn A Zug
Section of Dermatology, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03755, USA
J Am Acad Dermatol 59:426-31. 2008..A scattered generalized distribution (SGD) of dermatitis is a challenging problem; patch testing is a strategy for evaluating allergic contact dermatitis as a relevant factor...
- Occupational dermatoses in health care workers evaluated for suspected allergic contact dermatitisTina Suneja
Department of Medicine Dermatology, University of Missouri Kansas City, Kansas City, MO 64108, USA
Contact Dermatitis 58:285-90. 2008..Occupational skin diseases, including allergic contact dermatitis (ACD), irritant contact dermatitis, and allergic contact urticaria (ACU), occur commonly among health care workers (HCWs)...
- Airborne allergic contact dermatitis to methylchloroisothiazolinone/methylisothiazolinone in ironing waterK J Hunter
Department of Dermatology, St Mary s Hospital, Portsmouth PO3 6AD, UK
Contact Dermatitis 58:183-4. 2008
- Iodopropynyl butylcarbamate contact allergy from wood preservativeR F Davis
Department of Dermatology, Leicester Royal Infirmary, Leicester, LE1 5WW, UK
Contact Dermatitis 56:112. 2007
- Contact dermatitis from dicyclohexylcarbodiimideSaqib J Bashir
Contact Dermatitis Clinic, St John s Institute of Dermatology, London SE1 7EH, UK
Contact Dermatitis 56:151-2. 2007
- Antimicrobial allergy from polyvinyl chloride glovesKristiina Aalto-Korte
Control of Hypersensitivity Diseases Team, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Helsinki, Finland
Arch Dermatol 142:1326-30. 2006..We first suspected delayed-type contact allergy to benzisothiazolinone from polyvinyl chloride (PVC) gloves in 2004. We looked through our medical records from 1991 to 2005 to find similar cases...
- Occupational allergic contact dermatitis from 2-N-octyl-4-isothiazolin-3-oneKristiina Aalto-Korte
Control of Hypersensitivity Diseases Team, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health FIOH, Helsinki FI 00250, Finland
Contact Dermatitis 56:160-3. 2007..Our sewing machine operator with OIT contact allergy had probably been sensitized from mattress textiles...
- Occupational allergic contact dermatitis from olive oilJason D Williams
Occupational Dermatology Research and Education Centre, Skin and Cancer Foundation, Melbourne, VIC 3053, Australia
Contact Dermatitis 55:251-2. 2006
- Occupational allergic contact dermatitis to N-isopropyl-N-phenyl-p-phenylenediamine from a black rubber 'kidney' used in the ceramics industryV J Lewis
Department of Dermatology, Royal Gwent Hospital, Cardiff Road, Newport NP20 2UB, UK
Contact Dermatitis 55:250-1. 2006
- Pimecrolius on T cell Responses in Atopic MarchJonathan Spergel; Fiscal Year: 2008..In third aim of the trial, we explore the effects of pimecrolimus as a disease-modifying agent in the prevention of asthma. Asthma phenotype will be examined by spirometry per and post-beta-2-agonist and exhaled nitric oxide. ..
- PATHOGENIC T CELLS IN BERYLLIUM-INDUCED LUNG DISEASEANDREW FONTENOT; Fiscal Year: 2002..Additional studies will examine whether antigen processing is required for stimulation of these T cell hybridomas. Together, these studies will provide new insight into the immunopathogenesis of CBD and other granulomatous disorders. ..
- CONFOCAL HISTOPATHOLOGY OF CONTACT DERMATITIS IN VIVOSalvador Gonzalez; Fiscal Year: 2002..We also expect that our results may ultimately translate into more rational and effective care for patients with this common and frequently disabling problem. ..
- Identifying T cell ligands in sarcoidosisANDREW FONTENOT; Fiscal Year: 2005..This novel approach will generate "mimotopes" which can be screened against known peptide/protein sequences and will provide new insight into the etiologic sarcoidosis antigen. ..
- HIV-1 adaptation to HLA-restricted immune responsesSimon Mallal; Fiscal Year: 2008..The results will be used to determine how well the immune responses induced by a given vaccine would recognise diverse, variably HLA-adapted HIV-1 strains at those epitopes most critical for the prevalent HLA types of the study cohort. ..
- Proteomics of Cerebrospinal Fluid in Chronic Fatigue SyndromeJames Baraniuk; Fiscal Year: 2009..These methods and biomarkers may be of diagnostic value. They will be useful for assessing longitudinal changes in disease severity, phenotype, or the effects of treatment. ..