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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Brockow, Knut; Sánchez-Borges, Mario 
Title:
Hypersensitivity to contrast media and dyes. 
Abstract:
This article updates current knowledge on hypersensitivity reactions to diagnostic contrast media and dyes. After application of a single iodinated radiocontrast medium (RCM), gadolinium-based contrast medium, fluorescein, or a blue dye, a hypersensitivity reaction is not a common finding; however, because of the high and still increasing frequency of those procedures, patients who have experienced severe reactions are nevertheless frequently encountered in allergy departments. Evidence on alle...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Immunol Allergy Clin North Am 
Year:
2014 
Journal volume:
34 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
547-64, viii 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
0889-8561 
TUM Institution:
Klinik und Poliklinik für Dermatologie und Allergologie