"Irritants" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Drugs that act locally on cutaneous or mucosal surfaces to produce inflammation; those that cause redness due to hyperemia are rubefacients; those that raise blisters are vesicants and those that penetrate sebaceous glands and cause abscesses are pustulants; tear gases and mustard gases are also irritants.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Irritants" by people in Profiles.
IL-6 Negatively Regulates IL-22Ra Expression on Epidermal Keratinocytes: Implications for Irritant Contact Dermatitis. J Immunol Res. 2019; 2019:6276254.
Keratinocyte-specific deletion of the IL-6R? exacerbates the inflammatory response during irritant contact dermatitis. Toxicology. 2019 07 01; 423:123-131.
Associations Between Immune Phenotype and Inflammation in Murine Models of Irritant Contact Dermatitis. Toxicol Sci. 2019 03 01; 168(1):179-189.
Transcriptional profiling of irritant contact dermatitis (ICD) in a mouse model identifies specific patterns of gene expression and immune-regulation. Toxicology. 2018 12 01; 410:1-9.
The neurocognitive effects of simulated use-of-force scenarios. Forensic Sci Med Pathol. 2014 Mar; 10(1):9-17.
Inhalation of a pulmonary irritant modulates activity of lumbosacral spinal neurons receiving colonic input in rats. Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol. 2007 Nov; 293(5):R2052-8.