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Patch testing with a new fragrance mix – reactivity to the individual constituents and chemical detection in relevant cosmetic products
A new fragrance mix (FM II), with 6 frequently used chemicals not present in the currently used fragrance mix (FM I), was evaluated in 6 dermatological centres in Europe, as previously reported. InExpand
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Multicentre, phase II trial on the safety and efficacy of topical tacrolimus ointment for the treatment of lichen sclerosus
Background  Lichen sclerosus is a chronic inflammatory autoimmune disease causing significant sclerosis, atrophy and pruritus. Treatment remains unsatisfactory, with potent corticosteroids being theExpand
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[Anogenital dermatoses--allergic and irritative causative factors. Analysis of IVDK data and review of the literature].
BACKGROUND Anogenital dermatoses (AGD) are common and often very distressing. Clinically it is often unclear if allergic contact dermatitis or irritant dermatitis is involved. In order to optimizeExpand
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Anogenitaldermatosen – allergische und irritative Auslösefaktoren Analyse von Daten des IVDK 1 und Literaturübersicht
Hintergrund: Anogenitaldermatosen (AGD) sind häufige und psychisch sehr belastende Erkrankungen. Klinisch ist oft unklar, ob eine Kontaktallergie oder irritative Faktoren beteiligt sind. BezüglichExpand
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Tetrazepam drug sensitivity − usefulness of the patch test
The muscle relaxant tetrazepam may cause severe cutaneous adverse effects. We report 4 cases of varying intensity: Stevens–Johnson syndrome, erythema–multiforme‐like exanthema, maculopapular andExpand
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Pyodermatitis-pyostomatitis vegetans: a clinical course of two decades with response to cyclosporine and low-dose prednisolone.
Pyodermatitis-pyostomatitis vegetans is a rare, polymorphous inflammatory disorder of the skin and oral mucosa first described by Hallopeau in 1898. On the skin papules, pustules and reddish brownExpand
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Adverse cutaneous drug reaction to alendronate
We present a 60-year-old Caucasian female with postmenopausal osteoporosis who developed maculopapular skin lesions in the head and neck region 4 months after daily alendronate intake of 10 mg (Fig.Expand
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Patch test reactions to Biobans in metalworkers are often weak and not reproducible
Contact allergy to the industrial preservative group of Biobans has been reported in individual cases. We have performed a prospective study on 408 metalworkers who were tested with 6 differentExpand
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[Acanthosis nigricans, papillomatosis mucosae and "tripe palms" in a patient with metastasized gastric carcinoma].
HISTORY AND CLINICAL FINDINGS A 48-year-old obese man presented with thickening, coarseness and hyperpigmentation of the skin, especially of the intertriginous areas, papillomatous to verrucousExpand
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[Oral antibiotics with antiinflammatory/ immunomodulatory effects in the treatment of various dermatoses].
A range of antibiotics has been shown to modify host functions apart from the antimicrobial potency. They may directly influence phagocyte and lymphocyte function, as well as chemotaxis. Effects onExpand
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