"Patch Tests" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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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 elicitation of a contact hypersensitivity reaction.
- Patch Tests
- Patch Test
- Test, Patch
- Tests, Patch
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Patch Tests" by people in Profiles.
Collis RW, Tam I, Snyder A, Plante J, Grisham E, Onate A, Chen JK, Liszewski WJ, Goldminz AM, Cotton C, Hunt R, Martin KL, Sheinbein D, Yu J. Evaluating the inclusiveness of common allergens in expanded series patch tests for children in the pediatric allergic contact dermatitis registry. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2022 07; 87(1):192-194.
Cotton CH, Duah CG, Matiz C. Allergic Contact Dermatitis Due to Methylisothiazolinone in a Young Girl's Laundry Detergent. Pediatr Dermatol. 2017 Jul; 34(4):486-487.
Cotton CH, Admani SE, Jacob SE, Krakowski AC. "Mint" Condition: Contact Dermatitis in an Adolescent Numismatist. Pediatr Dermatol. 2016 Jan-Feb; 33(1):80-3.
Wilson ML, Elston DM, Mowad CM. The comparative substantivity of three marking pens used in patch testing. Dermatitis. 2008 Nov-Dec; 19(6):343-4.