Manuka honey, a low cost leg ulcer dressing.
Potent topical steroid in a Chinese herbal cream.
Using liquid chromatography, it is confirmed the presence of the potent topical steroid, clobetasol proprionate, in a Chinese herbal cream.
Contact Dermatitis In Divers
The aquatic environment in which divers work is extremely varied, but rubber is a ubiquitous allergen, present in masks, mouthpieces, flippers, watch straps and the insulating suits appropriate for…
Contact dermatitis from cetostearyl alcohol
Five cases of allergic contact dermatitis to cetostearyl alcohol are presented, in all five cases, multiple positive reactions to other allergens were present, usually topical corticosteroid creams.
Allergic contact dermatitis from lichen acids
Ethenzamide 20% pet was positive in the previously involved right popliteal fossa at 2 and 3 days after application, giving a hyperpigmented lesion surrounded by erythema.
Nosocomial Trichophyton tonsurans in a long stay ward.
T tonsurans is emerging as an important pathogen which may cause nosocomial infections in patients and staff during the period 1993-5.
Multiple medicament allergies in two patients with chronic leg ulceration
It is documented that two cases of multiple corticosteroid allergy in patients with chronic leg ulceration are documented.
Occupational dermatitis--what's new? Catering industry.
S IGN S, SYN DROM ES AN D DIAGNOS ES Pellagra in a woman using alternative remedies
Dietary intake of niacin was in excess of recommended guidelines and a young woman presented with pellagra who had a low body mass index and was taking a number of alternative remedies.