[Diagnostic value of the sulfite skin test].

@article{Gay1994DiagnosticVO,
  title={[Diagnostic value of the sulfite skin test].},
  author={G{\'e}rard Gay and Ahmad Sabbah and Martine Drouet},
  journal={Allergie et immunologie},
  year={1994},
  volume={26 4},
  pages={139-40}
}
Nearly 1,200 patients were patch tested with sulfites in Angers during the last two years. A positive patch test reaction was noticed in 2% of cases. The diagnosis of sulfites sensitivity was then established (or not) either with provocation test or sulfites withdrawal during four weeks. The result is a high specificity of the test, 12 patients among 13… CONTINUE READING