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Multicentre patch testing with a resol resin based on phenol and formaldehyde
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2011 (English)In: Contact Dermatitis, ISSN 0105-1873, E-ISSN 1600-0536, Vol. 65, no 1, 34-37 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
Abstract [en]

Background. Contact allergy to phenol-formaldehyde resins (PFRs) based on phenol and formaldehyde is not detected by a p-tertiary-butylphenol-formaldehyde resin (PTBP-FR) included in most baseline patch test series.

Objectives. To investigate the rate of contact allergy to PFR-2 (a mixture of monomers and dimers from a resol resin based on phenol and formaldehyde) in a Swedish population, and to investigate associated simultaneous allergic reactions.

Methods. Five centres representing the Swedish Contact Dermatitis Research Group included PFR-2 in their patch test baseline series for a period of 1.5 years.

Results. Of 2504 patients tested, 27 (1.1%) reacted to PFR-2. Of those 27 individuals, 2 had a positive reaction to formaldehyde and 2 to PTBP-FR. Simultaneous allergic reactions were noted to colophonium in 6, to Myroxylon pereirae in 14, and to fragrance mix I in 15.

Conclusions. The contact allergy frequency in the tested population (1.1%) merits its inclusion in the Swedish baseline series and possibly also in other baseline series. Simultaneous allergic reactions were noted to colophonium, M. pereirae, and fragrance mix I.

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Wiley , 2011. Vol. 65, no 1, 34-37 p.
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baseline series, formaldehyde, phenol-formaldehyde resins, p-tertiary- butylphenol-formaldehyde resin, simultaneous contact allergy
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Dermatology and Venereal Diseases
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URN: urn:nbn:se:umu:diva-45692DOI: 10.1111/j.1600-0536.2011.01921.xPubMedID: 21595700OAI: oai:DiVA.org:umu-45692DiVA: diva2:433906
Available from: 2011-08-11 Created: 2011-08-11 Last updated: 2017-12-08Bibliographically approved

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