Tolerance to intravenous administration of heparin and heparinoid in a patient with delayed-type hypersensitivity to heparins and heparinoids
|Published in||Contact Dermatitis. 1996, vol. 35, no. 2, p. 73-75|
|Abstract||Delayed-type hypersensitivity reactions to subcutaneously (s.c.) injected heparins are common. Since similar reactions usually occur to different heparin preparations, semisynthetic heparinoids might be a therapeutic alternative. We report a patient exhibiting eczematous reactions to heparins as well as heparinoids; delayed-type hypersensitivity was demonstrated by intracutaneous (i.c.) and patch tests, as well as by s.c. provocation. Remarkably, intravenous (i.v.) administration of heparin as well as heparinoid was well-tolerated.|
|Keywords||Anticoagulants/administration & dosage/*adverse effects — Dermatitis, Allergic Contact/*etiology/prevention & control — Drug Eruptions/*etiology/prevention & control — Female — Heparin/administration & dosage/*adverse effects — Heparinoids/administration & dosage/*adverse effects — Humans — Infusions, Intravenous — Injections, Subcutaneous — Middle Aged|
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|BOEHNCKE, Wolf-Henning, WEBER, L., GALL, H. Tolerance to intravenous administration of heparin and heparinoid in a patient with delayed-type hypersensitivity to heparins and heparinoids. In: Contact Dermatitis, 1996, vol. 35, n° 2, p. 73-75. doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0536.1996.tb02293.x https://archive-ouverte.unige.ch/unige:29699|