The Results of Patch Testing in Patients with Contact Dermatitis in Eastern Turkey


Calka O., Karadag A. S. , Akdeniz N. , Bilgili S. G.

TURKDERM-ARCHIVES OF THE TURKISH DERMATOLOGY AND VENEROLOGY, vol.45, no.1, pp.19-23, 2011 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 45 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.4274/turkderm.45.05
  • Title of Journal : TURKDERM-ARCHIVES OF THE TURKISH DERMATOLOGY AND VENEROLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.19-23

Abstract

Background and Design: Allergic contact dermatitis (ACD) is a type IV allergic reaction, which occurs after re-exposure to a previous allergen. The patch testing (PT) is useful to confirm the diagnosis of ACD.