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The EAACI/GA²LEN/EDF/WAO guideline for the definition, classification, diagnosis and management of urticaria
This evidence‐ and consensus‐based guideline was developed following the methods recommended by Cochrane and the Grading of Recommendations Assessment, Development and Evaluation (GRADE) workingExpand
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Drug provocation testing in the diagnosis of drug hypersensitivity reactions: general considerations
A drug provocation test (DPT) is the controlled administration of a drug in order to diagnose drug hypersensitivity reactions. DPTs are performed under medical surveillance, whether this drug is anExpand
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Diagnosis of immediate allergic reactions to beta‐lactam antibiotics
Allergic reactions to betalactams are the most common cause of adverse drug reactions mediated by specific immunological mechanisms. Reactions may be induced by all betalactams currently available,Expand
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Classification, diagnosis, and approach to treatment for angioedema: consensus report from the Hereditary Angioedema International Working Group
Angioedema is defined as localized and self‐limiting edema of the subcutaneous and submucosal tissue, due to a temporary increase in vascular permeability caused by the release of vasoactiveExpand
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Evidence‐based (S3) Guideline on (anogenital) Lichen sclerosus
Lichen sclerosus (LS) is an inflammatory skin disease that usually involves the anogenital area. All patients with symptoms or signs suspicious of lichen sclerosus should be seen at least onceExpand
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National rates and regional differences in sensitization to allergens of the standard series
Sensitization rates to contact allergens vary between centers and are influenced by sex and age. Eliminating the latter 2 factors by standardization of data by age and sex, the present analysisExpand
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Reducing the risk of anaphylaxis during anesthesia: 2011 updated guidelines for clinical practice.
These guidelines represent the updated consensus of experts in the field of immediate hypersensitivity reactions occurring during anesthesia. They provide a series of valid, widely accepted,Expand
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Skin testing in patients with hypersensitivity reactions to iodinated contrast media – a European multicenter study
Background:  Iodinated contrast media cause both immediate and nonimmediate hypersensitivity reactions. The aim of this prospective study was to determine the specificity and sensitivity of skinExpand
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Predictors of side effects during the buildup phase of venom immunotherapy for Hymenoptera venom allergy: the importance of baseline serum tryptase.
BACKGROUND Severe side effects during venom immunotherapy (VIT) are associated with a variety of risk factors. OBJECTIVE Our aim was to evaluate the association of baseline serum tryptaseExpand
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The European standard series in 9 European countries, 2002/2003 – First results of the European Surveillance System on Contact Allergies
Since January 2001, the European Surveillance System on Contact Allergies (ESSCA), supported by European Union funding (contract QLK4‐CT‐2001‐00343), has started to collect patch‐test data. ThisExpand
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