[Modern diagnostic methods in allergic states].

  title={[Modern diagnostic methods in allergic states].},
  author={G Vieta},
  journal={Annali dell'Ospedale Maria Vittoria di Torino},
  volume={26 7-12},
  • G Vieta
  • Published 1983 in Annali dell'Ospedale Maria Vittoria di Torino
The marked increase in recent years in the various forms of allergy (asthmatic, oculonasal, cutaneous and digestive) has made greater familiarity with their respective clinical criteria, and the methods now available for their diagnosis, a necessity, even for the general practitioner. An overview is therefore offered of such methods (skin, mucosa, exposure and elimination tests; identification of precipitating and agglutinating antibodies; serological methods: PRIST, RAST; biological methods… CONTINUE READING