Department Allergology

Priv.-Doz. Dr. med. habil. Heinrich Dickel

Head physician of the department of allergology, occupational and environmental dermatology. Spokesman of the Allergy Centre Ruhr (ACR) of the Ruhr-University Bochum and Chairman of the German Contact Allergy Group (DKG).

Scientific Advisory Board

  • Prof. Dr. med. E. Stockfleth, Bochum
  • Prof. Dr. med. W. Marsch, Halle
  • Prof. Dr. med. Dr. h.c. E. Christophers, Kiel
  • Prof. Dr. med. J. Barth, Leipzig
  • Prof. Dr. med. W. Sterry, Berlin

News from the department of Allergology

Latest entry from the department of Allergology:

Pigeon tick

Pigeon tick Definition Pigeon ticks belong to the group of leather ticks (arachnids). The pigeon tick has an egg-shaped, flattened body with a length of 0.5 to 1.0 cm. Its larvae are up to 0.1 cm in size. The mouth parts are hidden underneath the body, which is why it is often confused with bugs....

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