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Respiratory allergy to Aspergillus-derived enzymes in bakers' asthma.
Baking and food industry workers are exposed to several powdered Aspergillus-derived enzymes with carbohydrate-cleaving activity that are commonly used to enhance baked products. We describe aExpand
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Fruit‐pollen‐latex cross‐reactivity: implication of profilin (Bet v 2)
An association between allergy to fruits and latex, and between pollen and plant‐derived food has been described. The cross‐reactive structures responsible for these associations have not yet beenExpand
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Asthma caused by Ficus benjamina latex: evidence of cross-reactivity with fig fruit and papain.
BACKGROUND Ficus benjamina or weeping fig is a plant used increasingly for indoor decoration that can cause allergic rhinitis and asthma. OBJECTIVE We report a clinical and immunologic study in aExpand
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Carrot-induced asthma: immunodetection of allergens.
A 40-year-old woman with seasonal allergic asthma, who was a nonsmoker, was first seen with sneezing, rhinorrhea, contact urticaria on her hands and face, coughing, and wheezing within few minutes ofExpand
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Diclofenac‐induced urticaria with aspirin tolerance
REFERENCES 1. Falleroni AE, Zeiss CR, Levitz D. Occupational asthma secondary to inhalation of garlic dust. J Allergy Clin Immunol 1981 ;68:156-60. 2. Lybarger JA, Gallagher JS, Pulver DW, Litwin A,Expand
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Delayed hypersensitivity to tetrazepam
air or washing hands with cold water (< 10°C) resulted in the rapid induction of urticarial lesions. After all three wasp stings, she had developed only a moderate local reaction to the sting.Expand
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Anaphylaxis after intra‐articular injection of orgotein
Orgotein, a recently introduced anti‐inflammatory agent, is the generic name accepted in the U.S.A. for the drug version of copper‐zinc superoxide dismutase. This metallo‐enzyme is obtained fromExpand
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AAE and IgA myeloma
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