In vitro detection of specific IgE antibodies to erythromycin.

  title={In vitro detection of specific IgE antibodies to erythromycin.},
  author={Cristina Yolanda Pascual and Jes{\'u}s Crespo and Joaqu{\'i}n Quiralte and Clara Mar{\'i}a Lopez and Greg Wheeler and Manuel Mart{\'i}n-Esteban},
  journal={The Journal of allergy and clinical immunology},
  volume={95 3},
BACKGROUND In vitro tests for detecting drug-specific IgE would be useful in identifying patients at risk for immediate hypersensitivity reactions to therapeutic doses of a drug. OBJECTIVE We attempted to verify that IgE-mediated reactions to erythromycin occur and to identify IgE antibodies specific for erythromycin in serum from a patient who had… CONTINUE READING