Anaphylaxis after a cat bite.


The anaphylaxis is sometimes lethal and requires immediate treatment. A bee sting, an insect bite, and a rodent bite are described as an anaphylaxis caused by the animals, but not a single example of a cat bite.1-3 A cat bite itself is not rare, but it is unusual that it leads to anaphylaxis. A 42-year-old woman came to our hospital in an ambulance because… (More)
DOI: 10.2332/allergolint.11-LE-0415

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