A review of drug patch testing and implications for HIV clinicians

@article{Shear2008ARO,
  title={A review of drug patch testing and implications for HIV clinicians},
  author={N. Shear and B. Milpied and D. P. Bruynzeel and E. J. Phillips},
  journal={AIDS},
  year={2008},
  volume={22},
  pages={999–1007}
}
  • N. Shear, B. Milpied, +1 author E. J. Phillips
  • Published 2008
  • Medicine
  • AIDS
  • Systemic drug-induced hypersensitivity reactions (HSRs) have been reported for a variety of drugs, and are thought to have a combined immunological, genetic and metabolic basis. These diverse idiosyncratic reactions are both drug and host dependent, and subsequent rechallenge with the drugs responsible can result in a potentially life-threatening clinical reaction.Hypersensitivity has been observed in regard to several drugs used to manage HIV and associated infections, with the antiretrovirals… CONTINUE READING
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