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Hypersensitivity skin testing

Known as: Test, Skin, immunologic skin test, hypersensitivity skin test 
A preparation of an antigenic component of an infectious agent that is administered to a patient in order to determine whether previous exposure to… Expand
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Review
2013
Review
2013
Skin tests are of paramount importance for the evaluation of drug hypersensitivity reactions. Drug skin tests are often not… Expand
Review
2008
Review
2008
Context Tuberculin skin tests (TSTs) and new interferon-release assays (IGRAs) are alternative tests for detecting latent… Expand
Review
2007
Review
2007
Context Do new ex vivo interferon- release assays (IGRAs) detect latent tuberculosis (TB) more accurately than tuberculin skin… Expand
Review
2003
Review
2003
  • W. Pichler
  • Annals of Internal Medicine
  • 2003
  • Corpus ID: 5722186
Drug-induced adverse reactions are a major health problem (1-3). Most adverse effects, so-called type A reactions, are due to the… Expand
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
K. Brockow, A. Romano, M. Blanca, J. Ring, W. Pichler, P. Demoly Klinik und Poliklinik fur Dermatologie und Allergologie… Expand
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
During the annual meeting in Glasgow, July 1990, the Executive Committee of the European Academy of Allergology and Clinical… Expand
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
BACKGROUND AND METHODS Children with asthma commonly have positive skin tests for inhaled allergens, and in the United Kingdom… Expand
Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
We investigated the association of self-reported asthma or allergic rhinitis with serum IgE levels and skin-test reactivity to… Expand
Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
To determine the risk of active tuberculosis associated with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection, we prospectively… Expand
Review
1977
Review
1977
An easy and safe dose‐response histamine‐inhalation test is described, to measure the level of non‐specific bronchial reactivity.