"Patch Tests" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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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.
- Patch Tests
- Patch Test
- Test, Patch
- Tests, Patch
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