MEDICAL BULLETIN OF SISLI ETFAL HOSPITAL, vol.55, no.3, pp.374-381, 2021 (ESCI)
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MEDICAL BULLETIN OF SISLI ETFAL HOSPITAL
Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
Beta-lactams, cross-reactions, drug allergy, skin tests, IGE-MEDIATED HYPERSENSITIVITY, DRUG HYPERSENSITIVITY, CROSS-REACTIVITY, PENICILLIN, CEPHALOSPORINS, TOLERABILITY, ANAPHYLAXIS, DIAGNOSIS, SAFE
Istanbul University Affiliated:
Objective: beta-lactam antibiotic allergy is the most common drug allergy in children. Most of the patients with suspected reactions to beta-lactam antibiotics can actually tolerate these drugs. The aim of this study is to evaluate clinical and laboratory characteristics of children with beta-lactam allergy and to determine cross-reactivity between penicillin and cephalosporins.