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Patch Tests MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Patch Tests
Tree Number(s)
E01.370.225.812.871.610
E05.200.812.871.610
E05.478.594.890.610
Unique ID
D010328
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D010328
Scope Note
Skin tests in which the sensitizer is applied to a patch of cotton cloth or gauze held in place for approximately 48-72 hours. It is used for the elicitation of a contact hypersensitivity reaction.
Entry Term(s)
Patch Testing
NLM Classification #
QY 260
Public MeSH Note
91; was see under SKIN TESTS 1975-90
Online Note
search SKIN TESTS 1966-74
History Note
91(75); was see under SKIN TESTS 1975-90
Date Established
1991/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2020/06/09
Patch Tests Preferred
Patch Testing Related
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