Tests used for the diagnosis of drug allergies: Review


Goekmen N. M. , Ersoy R.

TURKIYE KLINIKLERI TIP BILIMLERI DERGISI, cilt.28, ss.48-57, 2008 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 28 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2008
  • Dergi Adı: TURKIYE KLINIKLERI TIP BILIMLERI DERGISI
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.48-57

Özet

The diagnosis of a drug allergy is mainly based on a very detailed history and physical examination. In addition, several in vitro or in vivo tests can be performed to demonstrate sensitization to a certain drug. In vivo tests are skin tests and provocation tests.