The multitransfused beta-thalassemic child: a model for the study of IgE response.

@article{Vierucci1986TheMB,
  title={The multitransfused beta-thalassemic child: a model for the study of IgE response.},
  author={Alberto Vierucci and Maurizio de Martino and Anna Di Palma and Elio Novembre and Maria Elisabetta Rossi and Massimo Resti and Chiara Azzari},
  journal={Annals of allergy},
  year={1986},
  volume={56 2},
  pages={158-61}
}
Positive skin tests to common inhalant allergens and the frequency of respiratory atopic diseases were determined in a population of multitransfused beta-thalassemic patients and in their parents and siblings. Positive skin test responses and respiratory atopic diseases were significantly less frequent in patients than in their relatives and in controls… CONTINUE READING