Standardization of skin tests for diagnosis and prevention of hypersensitivity reactions to oxaliplatin.

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BACKGROUND Platinum salts can cause allergic sensitization. Recently, hypersensitivity reactions to oxaliplatin, the most recent platinum coordination complex introduced into clinical practice, have been reported. OBJECTIVE To validate and standardize skin tests to diagnose and possibly prevent hypersensitivity reactions to oxaliplatin. The secondary aims… (More)

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@article{Pagani2008StandardizationOS, title={Standardization of skin tests for diagnosis and prevention of hypersensitivity reactions to oxaliplatin.}, author={M. C. Pagani and Professeur Costanza Bonadonna and Gianenrico E Senna and Antonio Graziano Antico}, journal={International archives of allergy and immunology}, year={2008}, volume={145 1}, pages={54-7} }