Eczematous Plaques after Bathing

  • Sara Manti
  • Caterina Cuppari
  • Carmelo Damiano Salpietro

Practical Points

  • A common misconception is that CTMs have no adverse effects as a result of their natural composition

  • Complementary and alternative medications should be included in the differential diagnosis of any allergic reaction

  • Molecular and pharmacologic studies are warranted to determine the safety and efficacy of CTMs


Chinese topical medicine Skin prick test Irritant contact dermatitis Stevens-Johnson syndrome 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Sara Manti
    • 1
  • Caterina Cuppari
    • 1
  • Carmelo Damiano Salpietro
    • 1
  1. 1.Unit of Pediatric, Department of PediatricsUniversity of MessinaMessinaItaly

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