Anaphylaxis due to limpet ingestion.


BACKGROUND The limpet, phylum Mollusca, is one of the most frequent sea mollusks in the Canary Islands. Limpet IgE hypersensitivity reactions have been described. OBJECTIVE To describe six patients with anaphylactic reactions due to limpet ingestion and to demonstrate by in vivo methods and by in vitro techniques specific IgE responses. METHODS Six… (More)


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@article{Carrillo1994AnaphylaxisDT, title={Anaphylaxis due to limpet ingestion.}, author={Teresa Carrillo and Felipe Rodr{\'i}guez de Castro and Carlos Blanco and Rodolfo Castillo and Joaqu{\'i}n Quiralte and Manuela Cuevas}, journal={Annals of allergy}, year={1994}, volume={73 6}, pages={504-8} }