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Macadamia nut allergy: 2 case reports and a review of the literature.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  20491364     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
We report on 2 patients with anaphylaxis rom Macadamia nut. Temporal relationship between consumption of the nut strongly suggested the diagnosis. Clinical suspicion was supported by the presence of positive specific IgE and/or the positive skin test and/or and the basophil activation test.
K J De Knop; M M Hagendorens; C H Bridts; W J Stevens; D G Ebo
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Acta clinica Belgica     Volume:  65     ISSN:  1784-3286     ISO Abbreviation:  Acta Clin Belg     Publication Date:    2010 Mar-Apr
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-05-24     Completed Date:  2010-07-22     Revised Date:  2014-03-18    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0370306     Medline TA:  Acta Clin Belg     Country:  Belgium    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  129-32     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Anaphylaxis / diagnosis,  etiology*,  therapy
Child, Preschool
Middle Aged
Nut Hypersensitivity / diagnosis*,  etiology,  therapy*

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