Anna Belloni Fortina

Learn More
BACKGROUND The pattern of contact sensitization to the supposedly most important allergens assembled in the baseline series differs between countries, presumably at least partly because of exposure differences. Objectives. To describe the prevalence of contact sensitization to allergens tested in consecutive patients in the years 2007 and 2008, and to(More)
BACKGROUND Families of children affected with atopic dermatitis (AD) often report fear and anxiety regarding treatment with topical corticosteroids (TCS), which may lead to reduced compliance. The objective of our study was to measure, through a standardized questionnaire, fear of TCS in families of pediatric patients with AD and to identify items(More)
Acne keloidalis, also known as folliculitis cheloidalis, acne keloid, and dermatitis papillaris capillitii, is a der-matosis that occurs most commonly on the nape of the neck of young black males. It is characterized by the presence of small, smooth, firm papules, with occasional pustules. In a minority of cases, lesions are more numerous on the vertex or(More)
  • 1