John Libbey Eurotext

European Journal of Dermatology


Contact dermatitis from topical antibiotics Volume 21, issue 3, May-June 2011


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Division of Dermatology, McGill University Health Centre, Royal Victoria Hospital, Room A 4.17, 687 Pine Avenue West, Montréal, QC H3A 1A1, Canada
  • Key words: allergic contact dermatitis, anaphylaxis, antibiotics, contact urticaria
  • DOI : 10.1684/ejd.2011.1344
  • Page(s) : 311-22
  • Published in: 2011

This review describes the antibiotics available for topical application and discusses their propensity to cause delayed and immediate allergic contact reactions.