Allergic contact dermatitis from tixocortol pivalate in a nasal spray masquerading as infectious complication of sinusitis.

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Allergic contact dermatitis to corticosteroids is not uncommon and is increasingly reported. Contact allergy to nasal corticosteroids is rare and may present with atypical symptoms, which may be confused with infectious complications. We report on a patient in whom the misinterpretation of her allergic nasal symptoms to the corticosteroid tixocortol… (More)

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@article{Bircher1995AllergicCD, title={Allergic contact dermatitis from tixocortol pivalate in a nasal spray masquerading as infectious complication of sinusitis.}, author={Ana Bircher and P Hirsbrunner and Kurt Peter Tschopp and V Wildermuth}, journal={ORL; journal for oto-rhino-laryngology and its related specialties}, year={1995}, volume={57 1}, pages={54-6} }