[Case of urticaria due to cochineal dye in red-colored diet].

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We herein describe a 33-year-old female who recurrently exhibited urticaria accompanied by vomiting, diarrhea and dyspnea after taking red-colored food. From her history, we suspected the cochineal dye, the commonly used natural red dye in red-colored food and beverage, to be the cause of her symptoms. Oral provocation test using cochineal dye-stained red… (More)

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@article{Kotobuki2007CaseOU, title={[Case of urticaria due to cochineal dye in red-colored diet].}, author={Yorihisa Kotobuki and Hiroaki Azukizawa and Youko Nishida and Hiroyuki Murota and Ichiro Katayama and Kunihiko Yoshikawa}, journal={Arerugi = [Allergy]}, year={2007}, volume={56 12}, pages={1510-4} }