Fixed drug eruption in the practice of the allergist-immunologist

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Fixed drug eruption is a type of allergic reaction to a medicine. The mechanism of this disease is delayed type of hypersensitivity. The spectrum of causative medicines can be variable. A careful history and drug provocation tests in vivo in most cases allow to make a diagnosis accurately and identify the offending drug allergen.

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T S Romanova

Institute of Immunology

Email: ts
Moscow, Russia

T N Myasnikova

Institute of Immunology

Moscow, Russia

L G Khludova

Institute of Immunology

Moscow, Russia

T V Latysheva

Institute of Immunology

Moscow, Russia


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