What are the limitations to desensitization for the treatment of anaphylaxis?

Updated: May 16, 2018
  • Author: S Shahzad Mustafa, MD; Chief Editor: Michael A Kaliner, MD  more...
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Answer

Desensitization regimens do not protect against non-IgE-mediated reactions that may be severe or even life threatening (eg, Stevens-Johnson syndrome).


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