The role of component-resolved diagnosis in Hymenoptera venom allergy in clinical practice


Engin A., Oktelik F. B. , Gelincik A., Sin A., SİN B. A. , Dursun B. A. , ...More

ALLERGY AND ASTHMA PROCEEDINGS, vol.42, no.4, pp.350-356, 2021 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 42 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.2500/aap.2021.42.210024
  • Title of Journal : ALLERGY AND ASTHMA PROCEEDINGS
  • Page Numbers: pp.350-356

Abstract

Background: Hymenoptera venom allergy is an immunoglobulin (Ig) E mediated hypersensitivity reaction to Hymenoptera venoms. Obvious identification of the culprit insect that causes the clinical symptoms and, hence, the accurate selection of venom for curative treatment, is of great importance for the effectiveness and safety of venom immunotherapy.