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Pressure inhibition of the Koebner reaction by capillary occlusion.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  6183867     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A 38-year-old male with extensive psoriasis received a linear experimental abrasion. Immediate pressure was applied for 24 hours to the central portion of the traumatized site. During a psoriatic relapse 5 weeks later, Koebnerization occurred in the abraded areas but spared the site where pressure had been previously applied. The mechanism is not known but may be due to a local suppressive effect of pressure on inflammation.
Authors:
R A Miller; W A Griffiths
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Acta dermato-venereologica     Volume:  62     ISSN:  0001-5555     ISO Abbreviation:  Acta Derm. Venereol.     Publication Date:  1982  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1983-01-27     Completed Date:  1983-01-27     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0370310     Medline TA:  Acta Derm Venereol     Country:  SWEDEN    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  331-3     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Capillaries / physiopathology*
Humans
Inflammation / physiopathology
Male
Pressure
Psoriasis / physiopathology*
Skin / blood supply

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