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Patch Tests

Known as: patch skin testing, Patch Test, patch testing 
Skin tests in which the sensitizer is applied to a patch of cotton cloth or gauze held in place for approximately 48-72 hours. It is used for the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2015
Highly Cited
2015
The present guideline summarizes all aspects of patch testing for the diagnosis of contact allergy in patients suspected of… Expand
Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Background The North American Contact Dermatitis Group (NACDG) tests patients who have suspected allergic contact dermatitis with… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND Hypersensitivity reaction to abacavir is strongly associated with the presence of the HLA-B*5701 allele. This study… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND Eosinophilic esophagitis (EE) is a recently described disorder identified in patients with symptoms suggestive of… Expand
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Background: Allergic contact dermatitis is a significant cause of cutaneous disease affecting many individuals in the home and at… Expand
Review
2002
Review
2002
BACKGROUND Eosinophilic esophagitis is a disease entity in which patients have (1) elevated eosinophils on esophageal biopsy and… Expand
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Patch testing may help to assess the culpability of a drug in an adverse reaction. Our aim was to study patch testing in severe… Expand
Review
1993
Review
1993
nounced the discovery of a cure for tuberculosis. The cure consisted of giving patients subcutaneous doses of tuberculin, a… Expand
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
  • T. Agner, J. Serup
  • The Journal of investigative dermatology
  • 1990
  • Corpus ID: 5874593
The dose-response relationship in patch testing with sodium lauryl sulphate (SLS) was studied. The irritant skin response was… Expand
Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
Atopic dermatitis often occurs in patients who have high IgE levels and positive immediate skin tests to several common allergens… Expand
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