Hypersensitivity skin testing
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Skin tests are of paramount importance for the evaluation of drug hypersensitivity reactions. Drug skin tests are often not… Expand Context Tuberculin skin tests (TSTs) and new interferon-release assays (IGRAs) are alternative tests for detecting latent… Expand Context Do new ex vivo interferon- release assays (IGRAs) detect latent tuberculosis (TB) more accurately than tuberculin skin… Expand Drug-induced adverse reactions are a major health problem (1-3). Most adverse effects, so-called type A reactions, are due to the… Expand K. Brockow, A. Romano, M. Blanca, J. Ring, W. Pichler, P. Demoly Klinik und Poliklinik fur Dermatologie und Allergologie… Expand During the annual meeting in Glasgow, July 1990, the Executive Committee of the European Academy of Allergology and Clinical… Expand BACKGROUND AND METHODS
Children with asthma commonly have positive skin tests for inhaled allergens, and in the United Kingdom… Expand We investigated the association of self-reported asthma or allergic rhinitis with serum IgE levels and skin-test reactivity to… Expand To determine the risk of active tuberculosis associated with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection, we prospectively… Expand
An easy and safe dose‐response histamine‐inhalation test is described, to measure the level of non‐specific bronchial reactivity.