Contact urticaria to commercial fish in atopic persons.


The frequency of contact urticaria provoked by certain fish prepared in the Danish fish industry was examined in 14 persons with atopia. In 71.4% of the test persons we found positive confirmation in a 20-minute scratch patch test to one or more fish species. All occluded patch tests were negative, while 33.9% of the scratch patch tests were positive. It… (More)


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@article{Beck1983ContactUT, title={Contact urticaria to commercial fish in atopic persons.}, author={Hanna Beck and Bernd Nissen}, journal={Acta dermato-venereologica}, year={1983}, volume={63 3}, pages={257-60} }