Management of stinging insect hypersensitivity: a 5-year retrospective medical record review.

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BACKGROUND The Joint Task Force on Practice Parameters for Allergy and Immunology recommends that patients with a history of a systemic reaction to an insect sting be educated on ways to avoid insect stings, carry injectable epinephrine for emergency self-treatment, undergo specific IgE testing for stinging insect sensitivity, and be considered for… (More)

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@article{Johnson2006ManagementOS, title={Management of stinging insect hypersensitivity: a 5-year retrospective medical record review.}, author={Thomas Johnson and Jeffrey J Dietrich and Larry L Hagan}, journal={Annals of allergy, asthma & immunology : official publication of the American College of Allergy, Asthma, & Immunology}, year={2006}, volume={97 2}, pages={223-5} }