Results of patch testing to personal care product allergens in a standard series and a supplemental cosmetic series: an analysis of 945 patients from the Mayo Clinic Contact Dermatitis Group, 2000-2007.

@article{Wetter2010ResultsOP,
  title={Results of patch testing to personal care product allergens in a standard series and a supplemental cosmetic series: an analysis of 945 patients from the Mayo Clinic Contact Dermatitis Group, 2000-2007.},
  author={David A. Wetter and James A Yiannias and Amy V Prakash and Mark Denis P Davis and Sara A. Farmer and Rokea A. el-Azhary},
  journal={Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology},
  year={2010},
  volume={63 5},
  pages={789-98}
}
BACKGROUND Patch testing to a standard screening series of allergens in combination with supplemental cosmetic allergens is often used to diagnose allergic contact dermatitis due to personal care products. OBJECTIVE To report results of patch testing to skin care product allergens contained in a standard series and a supplemental cosmetic series and to compare efficacy of this combined series in detecting positive reactions to personal care product allergens with the efficacy of various… CONTINUE READING