An Adolescent with Multiple Drug Allergy Syndrome: A Case Report

Authors

  • Zeynep Arıkan Ayyıldız Division of Pediatric Allergy and Immunology, Department of Children’s Health and Diseases, Faculty of Medicine, Dokuz Eylul University, Izmir
  • Dilek Tezcan Division of Pediatric Allergy and Immunology, Department of Children’s Health and Diseases, Faculty of Medicine, Dokuz Eylul University, Izmir
  • Şule Çağlayan Sözmen Division of Pediatric Allergy and Immunology, Department of Children’s Health and Diseases, Faculty of Medicine, Dokuz Eylul University, Izmir
  • Sakine Işık Division of Pediatric Allergy and Immunology, Department of Children’s Health and Diseases, Faculty of Medicine, Dokuz Eylul University, Izmir
  • Özkan Karaman Division of Pediatric Allergy and Immunology, Department of Children’s Health and Diseases, Faculty of Medicine, Dokuz Eylul University, Izmir
  • Nevin Uzuner Division of Pediatric Allergy and Immunology, Department of Children’s Health and Diseases, Faculty of Medicine, Dokuz Eylul University, Izmir

Keywords:

Multiple drug allergy syndrome, amoxicillin allergy, acetylsalicylic acid allergy

Abstract

Multiple drug allergy syndrome is defined as hyper sensitivity to more than one chemically different drugs. In this syndrome, sensitization scan develop to different drugs administered simultaneously or they can develop sequentially and independently. Multiple drug allergy syndrome confirmed by drug skin tests and provocation tests are rarely seen in children. Here in, we reported an adolescent patient who has reacted to amoxicillin and acetylsalicylic acid independently and has been confirmed to have multipl drug allergy syndrome after evaluation with detailed allergological tests.

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Published

2014-05-15

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Arıkan Ayyıldız Z, Tezcan D, Çağlayan Sözmen Şule, Işık S, Karaman Özkan, Uzuner N. An Adolescent with Multiple Drug Allergy Syndrome: A Case Report. AAI [Internet]. 2014 May 15 [cited 2021 Dec. 2];12(1):41-4. Available from: https://aai.org.tr/index.php/aai/article/view/137

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