Preoperative cutaneous hypersensitivity reaction related to postoperative complications following elective surgery.

@article{Revhaug1984PreoperativeCH,
  title={Preoperative cutaneous hypersensitivity reaction related to postoperative complications following elective surgery.},
  author={Arthur Revhaug and K E Giercksky},
  journal={Acta chirurgica Scandinavica},
  year={1984},
  volume={150 4},
  pages={279-83}
}
Delayed cutaneous hypersensitivity testing (DCH) using the following antigens: Mumps, PPD, Candida and streptokinase/streptodornase was effectuated preoperatively in 339 surgical patients. DCH test results were evaluated as normal (N) when two or more antigens showed positive response (greater than 5 mm in diameter), relative anergic (RA) with one positive… CONTINUE READING