Contact allergy in relation to hand eczema and atopic diseases in north Norwegian schoolchildren.

Abstract

Patch testing was carried out in 424 schoolchildren (223M, 201F), aged 7-12 years, in northern Norway. In 99 (23.3%) of these children, one or more allergic patch test reactions were demonstrated; 30 children reacted to two and 6 to three or more substances; 53 irritant reactions were recorded in 33 (7.8%) of those tested. From a total of 144 positive tests… (More)

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@article{Dotterud1995ContactAI, title={Contact allergy in relation to hand eczema and atopic diseases in north Norwegian schoolchildren.}, author={Lars K{\aa}re Dotterud and Erika Falk}, journal={Acta paediatrica}, year={1995}, volume={84 4}, pages={402-6} }