Twenty-one patients with history of adverse cutaneous drug reaction were patch tested with 23 commonly used drugs in 5% concentration in petrolatum. Nine patients (42.85%) tested were positive to the incriminated drugs while 3 (14.28%) showed positive reactions to other drugs. Highest positivity (50%) was seen in maculo-popular cases while Stevens-Johnson syndrome and exfoliative dermatitis patients showed negative results.
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Indian Journal of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprology|
|Publication status||Published - 01-01-2002|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Infectious Diseases