DMSO Irritancy Assessed Using Noninvasive Methods

  • T. Agner
  • J. Serup
Conference paper

Summary

The dimethylsulfoxide (DMSO) test is a quick and reliable test of the barrier function of the skin. In this study, in order to quantify the response, the physiological components of the DMSO response are investigated using noninvasive methods.

Key words

Dimethylsulfoxide Electrical conductance Transepidermal water loss Laser Doppler flowmetry Ultrasound A scan 

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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1989

Authors and Affiliations

  • T. Agner
    • 1
  • J. Serup
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of DermatologyRigshospitaletCopenhagenDenmark

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