Contact allergy to hydrocortisone and thixocortol pivalate: problems in the detection of corticosteroid sensitivity.

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Several of the difficulties involved in the detection of corticosteroid allergy are illustrated by the problems encountered in a patient sensitive to a preparation containing hydrocortisone and miconazole nitrate. The importance of appropriate concentrations and vehicles for patch testing, the possible rôle of impurities, and cross-sensitivity of… (More)

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@article{DoomsGoossens1986ContactAT, title={Contact allergy to hydrocortisone and thixocortol pivalate: problems in the detection of corticosteroid sensitivity.}, author={A. Dooms-Goossens and H Verschaeve and H. Degreef and J van Berendoncks}, journal={Contact dermatitis}, year={1986}, volume={14 2}, pages={94-102} }