ALLMedicine™ Hymenoptera Stings Center
Research & Reviews 44 results
The American Journal of Emergency Medicine; Sirur FM, Wilson W et. al.
Aug 24th, 2021 - Hymenoptera stings usually have a multitude of presentations from very subtle to life-threatening conditions. Various cardiac manifestations including Kounis syndrome often get missed due to lack of suspicion. The aim of the study was to describe ...
PloS One; Bergmann-Hug K, Fricker M et. al.
Sep 9th, 2020 - Sensitization to Hymenoptera venom in patients without a history of systemic allergic reactions to Hymenoptera stings is frequently found and can be due to the presence of specific IgE to cross-reactive carbohydrate determinants (CCD). This study ...
Current Opinion in Allergy and Clinical Immunology; Ruëff F
Aug 3rd, 2020 - Information on the natural history of hypersensitivity reactions is helpful for deciding which patient urgently needs a venom immunotherapy (VIT). The frequency of self-reported systemic allergic reactions (SAR) to Hymenoptera stings is approximat...
PloS One; Tripolt P, Arzt-Gradwohl L et. al.
Apr 17th, 2020 - Large local reactions (LLR) to Hymenoptera stings were considered as IgE-mediated late-phase inflammatory reactions. However, in older studies, most patients with LLR were skin test positive, but only around 50% had detectable sIgE determined by t...
Immunity, Inflammation and Disease; Pucci S, Incorvaia C et. al.
Sep 8th, 2019 - The natural history of large local reactions to Hymenoptera stings allowed to estimate the risk to develop a systemic reaction after an initial large local reaction in about 4% of patients. A recently published study claimed that such risk concern...