Phytohemagglutinin skin tests in cancer patients.


Phytohemagglutinin (PHA) stimulates blastic transformation of normal lymphocytes in vitro and when injected intradermally produces a skin response histologically similar to a delayed hypersensitivity reaction. We investigated the skin test responses to PHA, mumps, candida, and varidase (SK-SD) and the PHA-induced lymphocyte transformation in patients with… (More)


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@article{Zuckerman1977PhytohemagglutininST, title={Phytohemagglutinin skin tests in cancer patients.}, author={Kenneth S. Zuckerman and Albert F Lobuglio}, journal={Cancer}, year={1977}, volume={39 6}, pages={2355-61} }