Practical Guide to Patch Testing

  • Eustachio Nettis
  • Gianni Angelini

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Gianni Angelini, Eustachio Nettis
    Pages 1-4
  3. Eustachio Nettis, Domenico Bonamonte, Gianni Angelini
    Pages 5-20
  4. Eustachio Nettis, Caterina Foti, Daniele Paolo Pigatto, Alberico Motolese, Gianni Angelini
    Pages 21-32
  5. Eustachio Nettis, Gianni Angelini
    Pages 33-39
  6. Gianni Angelini, Eustachio Nettis
    Pages 41-42
  7. Gianni Angelini, Eustachio Nettis
    Pages 43-44
  8. Gianni Angelini, Eustachio Nettis
    Pages 45-70
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 71-71

About this book


This volume provides allergy and dermatology specialists with a practical guide to the correct patch test methodology for their day-to-day clinical practice: it includes the latest available hapten series (standard series and integrative series), the golden rules for concentration and conservation of the haptens themselves, and the indispensable test equipment. The book, coming in a handy softcover format, is also nicely illustrated with over 100 full color pictures and tables. The contents focus on the interpretation of the epicutaneous test reading as well, relating to clinical relevance of the reactions and granting a correct management of the allergic patient. Practical Guide to Patch Testing will be of great value to all practicing allergists or dermatologists and professionals related.


Contact urticaria contact allergens Eczematous dermatoses Itching Irritant dermatitis Patch test allergens

Editors and affiliations

  • Eustachio Nettis
    • 1
  • Gianni Angelini
    • 2
  1. 1.Allergist and Dermatologist, Regional Reference CenterUniversity Allergology ClinicBariItaly
  2. 2.Professor of DermatologyFormer Professor and Chairman University of Bari “Aldo Moro”BariItaly

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2020
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-030-33872-5
  • Online ISBN 978-3-030-33873-2
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