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Title Irritant dermatitis / Ai-Lean Chew, Ai-Lean, Howard Maibach (Eds.)
Edition First edition
Published Berlin ; New York : Springer, 2006
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Contents Cover -- Contents -- I: Classification and Clinical Features -- 1 Ten Genotypes of Irritant Contact Dermatitis -- 1.1 Introduction -- 1.2 Clinical Classification of Irritant Contact Dermatitis -- References -- 2 Irritant Contact Dermatitis Versus Allergic Contact Dermatitis -- 2.1 Introduction -- 2.2 Clinical Aspects -- 2.3 Histology and Immunohistochemistry -- 2.4 Pathogenetic Mechanisms -- 2.5 Conclusions -- References -- II: Special Clinical Forms -- 3 Barrier Function and Perturbation: Relevance for Interdigital Dermatitis -- 3.1 Introduction -- 3.2 Lamellar Body Secretion -- 3.3 Stratum Corneum Lipids -- 3.4 The Autonomous Stratum Corneum -- 3.5 Synthetic Activities to Barrier Function -- 3.6 Regional Variations in Skin Permeability -- 3.7 Irritant Contact Dermatitis -- 3.8 Interdigital Dermatitis -- A Form of Irritant Contact Dermatitis -- References -- 4 Friction Melanosis -- 4.1 Introduction -- 4.2 The Feature and Cause of Friction Melanosis -- 4.3 Comment -- References -- 5 Diaper Dermatitis -- 5.1 Introduction -- 5.2 Birth -- 5.3 Factors Influencing Diaper Dermatitis -- 5.4 Effect of Diaper Type and Composition -- 5.5 Diapers for Delivery of Topical Preparations -- 5.6 Effect of Diaper Occlusion -- 6 Summary -- References -- 6 Chemical Skin Burns -- 6.1 Introduction -- 6.2 Definition -- 6.3 Diagnosis -- 6.4 Clinical Features -- 6.5 Treatment -- 6.6 Complications -- 6.7 Prevention -- 6.8 Summary -- References -- 7 Contact Urticaria Syndrome -- 7.1 Introduction -- 7.2 Epidemiology -- 7.3 Mechanisms of Contact Urticaria -- 7.4 Symptoms and Signs -- 7.5 Site Specificity of Contact Urticaria Reactions -- 7.6 Human Experimental Protocols -- 7.7 Clinical Assessment and Quantitative Methods -- 7.8 Animal Experimental Protocols -- 7.9 Conclusion -- References -- 8 Airborne Irritant Dermatitis -- 8.1 Introduction -- 8.2 Airborne Irritant Dermatitis Due to Fibers -- 8.3 Airborne Irritant Dermatitis Due to Dust Particles -- 8.4 Airborne Irritant Dermatitis Due to Sprays, Vapors, and Gases -- 8.5 Diagnostic Procedures: Tools Available Investigate and Confirm (or Refute) the Diagnosis of Airborne Irritant Dermatitis -- References -- 9 Irritant Dermatitis of the Scalp -- 9.1 Introduction -- 9.2 Irritant Dermatitis of the Scalp Due to Mechanical Factors -- 9.3 Irritant Dermatitis of the Scalp Due to Chemical Agents -- References -- 10 Irritant Contact Dermatitis of the Nails -- 10.1 Mechanical Irritation -- 10.2 Physical Agents -- 10.3 Chemical -- 10.4 Biological -- 10.5 Prevention and Therapy -- References -- III: Epidemiology -- 11 Importance of Irritant Contact Dermatitis in Occupational Skin Disease -- 11.1 Patients and Methods -- 11.2 Results -- 11.3 Discussion --tidtid6
Summary Provides a comprehensive reference text on irritant contact dermatitis, covering various aspects of the condition, including clinical features, epidemiology, prevention and therapy, prognosis, mechanisms, pathology and regulatory issues. This book also covers the advent of non-invasive skin bioengineering technology and presents research findings
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Contact dermatitis.
Dermatitis, Irritant.
Form Electronic book
Author Chew, Ai-Lean.
Maibach, Howard I.
ISBN 128062549X
3540009035 (alk. paper)
3540312943
9781280625497
9783540009030 (alk. paper)
9783540312949