[The comparison of reactions in skin prick test performed with the standardized lancet and the injection needle].

@article{SemikOrzech2008TheCO,
  title={[The comparison of reactions in skin prick test performed with the standardized lancet and the injection needle].},
  author={Aleksandra Semik-Orzech and Adam Barczyk and Władysław Pierzchała},
  journal={Polski merkuriusz lekarski : organ Polskiego Towarzystwa Lekarskiego},
  year={2008},
  volume={24 144},
  pages={495-501}
}
UNLABELLED Achieving reproducible results with the skin prick test method depends on a certain amount of experience, the depth of skin penetration by the device which is used and reducing the number of false positive reactions caused by contamination of the device by allergen extract previously pricked. The aim of the study was to compare the results of SPT performed with "single puncture device" using lancet or injection needle with "multiple puncture device" using the same needle wiped in… CONTINUE READING