Specific sublingual immunotherapy in atopic dermatitis. Results of a 6-year follow-up of 35 consecutive patients.

@article{Mastrandrea2000SpecificSI,
  title={Specific sublingual immunotherapy in atopic dermatitis. Results of a 6-year follow-up of 35 consecutive patients.},
  author={Fulvio Mastrandrea and Gabriella Serio and Mauro Minelli and A J Minardi and Gianluca Scarcia and G Coradduzza and Silvano Parmiani},
  journal={Allergologia et immunopathologia},
  year={2000},
  volume={28 2},
  pages={54-62}
}
BACKGROUND allergen-specific immunotherapy has proved to be effective in selected patients with IgE-mediated respiratory allergic diseases, and alternative routes of administration are being studied. Atopic Dermatitis (AD) is currently regarded as an allergic inflammatory disease. METHODS we conducted a cohort study to evaluate the safety and effectiveness of sublingual-swallow immunotherapy (SLIT) in selected patients with allergic (extrinsic) AD. Thirty-five patients, 16 suffering from AD… CONTINUE READING