Tag: Dermatitis

A Retrospective Review of  New-onset Dermatitis in Patients Aged 60 Years or Older

A Retrospective Review of New-onset Dermatitis in Patients Aged 60 Years or Older

| January 1, 2018

by Rebecca F. Wang, BA; Benjamin H. Kaffenberger, MD; and Jessica A. Kaffenberger, MD Ms. Wang and Drs. B. Kaffenberger and J. Kaffenberger are with the Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Dermatology, at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center in Columbus, Ohio. Funding: Ms. Wang received funding from The Ohio State University College […]

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Allergic Contact Dermatitis Patch Testing Beyond the TRUE Test

Allergic Contact Dermatitis Patch Testing Beyond the TRUE Test

| October 18, 2010 | 0 Comments

Jenny L. Nelson, MD; Christen M. Mowad, MD Department of Dermatology, Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, Pennsylvania Disclosure: The authors report no relevant conflicts of interest.

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Toothpaste Allergy Diagnosis and Management

Toothpaste Allergy Diagnosis and Management

| May 10, 2010 | 0 Comments

Sarah Otto, CNP; Matthew J. Zirwas, MD Dr. Zirwas is Assistant Professor of Dermatology, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio. Ms. Otto is from the Division of Dermatology, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio. The authors report no relevant conflicts of interest.

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Allergy to a Hot Tub Water Treatment Chemical: An Unexpectedly Common Cause of Generalized Dermatitis in Men

Allergy to a Hot Tub Water Treatment Chemical: An Unexpectedly Common Cause of Generalized Dermatitis in Men

| February 5, 2010 | 0 Comments

Patricia Gilligan, BS; Anthony Vander Horst, MA; Matthew J. Zirwas, MD Dr. Zirwas is Assistant Professor of Dermatology, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio. Ms. Gilligan is from The Ohio State University College of Medicine. Mr. Vander Horst is from the Department of Education—Quantitative Section, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio. The authors report no […]

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An Important Difference Between “Exposed” and “Photodistributed” Underscores the Importance of Identifying Common Reactions

An Important Difference Between “Exposed” and “Photodistributed” Underscores the Importance of Identifying Common Reactions

| September 3, 2009 | 0 Comments

Sharon E. Jacob, MD; Andrew D. Breithaupt, BA Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery, University of California San Diego, San Diego, California Abstract This article presents the case of a patient with rheumatoid arthritis who was referred to dermatology for what was suspected to be a photosensitivity reaction to hydroxychloroquine, a common culprit in photodrug […]

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Demodex Dermatitis: A Retrospective Analysis of Clinical Diagnosis and Successful Treatment with Topical Crotamiton

Demodex Dermatitis: A Retrospective Analysis of Clinical Diagnosis and Successful Treatment with Topical Crotamiton

| January 23, 2009 | 0 Comments

by Joseph B. Bikowski, MD, FAAD[a], and James Q. Del Rosso, DO, FAOCD [b] [a]Private Practice, Sewickley, Pennsylvania; [b] Dermatology Residency Director, Valley Hospital Medical Center; Clinical Assistant Professor (Dermatology), Touro University College of Osteopathic Medicine and University of Nevada School of Medicine, Las Vegas Skin and Cancer Clinics, Las Vegas, Nevada Abstract Given the […]

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Moisturizer Allergy  Diagnosis and Management

Moisturizer Allergy Diagnosis and Management

| November 27, 2008 | 0 Comments

Background: Moisturizers are used by patients with dry skin conditions as well as those with healthy skin to enhance and preserve the smoothness of the skin and to interrupt the dry-skin cycle. Moisturizers are generally considered safe, although skin reactions, such as allergic contact dermatitis from topical preparations may occur. Cosmetic products including moisturizers are among the main culprits of allergic contact dermatitis.

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