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4 cases of photocontact dermatitis due to ketoprofen
We report 4 cases of photocontact dermatitis due to ketoprofen, a non‐steroidal anti‐inflammatory drug derived from propionic acid. We carried out a skin biopsy to examine the amount of ketoprofen inExpand
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Results of patch testing with lavender oil in Japan
We report the annual results of patch testing with lavender oil for a 9‐year period from 1990 to 1998 in Japan. Using Finn Chambers and Scanpor tape, we performed 2‐day closed patch testing withExpand
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Tinuvin® P in a spandex tape as a cause of clothing dermatitis
We report a 54‐year‐old female with allergic Contact dermatitis from 2‐(2‐hydroxy‐5‐methytphenyl) benzotriazole (Tinuvin® P) in a spandex tape sewn into underwear. Tinuvin® P is used us anExpand
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Effects of combination treatment with vitamins E and C on chloasma and pigmented contact dermatitis. A double blind controlled clinical trial.
A multi-clinical double-blind study on therapeutic effect of combination preparation of vitamins E and C was undertaken in comparison with single preparation of vitamin E and vitamin C in theExpand
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Proposal for a revised international standard series of patch tests
Worldwide, there are 3 major standard series of patch tests, the European, North American and Japanese, together presenting 32 allergens, the differences between them being the result of regionalExpand
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Antibacterial effect of beta-thujaplicin on staphylococci isolated from atopic dermatitis: relationship between changes in the number of viable bacterial cells and clinical improvement in an
Beta-thujaplicin (hinokitiol) is a tropolone-related compound purified from the wood of Chamaecyparis obtusa, SIEB: et Zucc. and Thuja plicata D. Don. All Staphylococcus aureus isolates wereExpand
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Different T-cell receptor repertoires between lesions and peripheral blood in acute graft-versus-host disease after allogeneic bone marrow transplantation.
From the viewpoint of T-cell receptor (TCR) repertoire, we studied the role of T cells in acute graft-versus-host disease (GVHD) after allogeneic bone marrow transplantation (allo-BMT) from anExpand
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2‐Ethyl‐1‐hexanol in Indoor Air as a Possible Cause of Sick Building Symptoms
Department of Occupational and Environmental Health, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya City Public Health Research Institute, Department of Medical Technology, Nagoya UniversityExpand
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Experimental study on phototoxicity and the photosensitization potential of ketoprofen, suprofen, tiaprofenic acid and benzophenone and the photocross‐reactivity in guinea pigs
Background: Ketoprofen, suprofen and tiaprofenic acid are arylpropionic anti‐inflammatories. Their chemical structures share the same elements as the benzoyl radical and the tiophene ring. WeExpand
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